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franciscan - January 2001

© The Society of Saint Francis, 2000


 Minister's Letter: Sister Joyce CSF, Minister Provincial of the European Province First Order Sisters
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Word made flesh

Does the doctrine of the Incarnation speak to you? Five surprisingly diverse articles are offered here from the perspective of theology, social history, St Francis, Duns Scotus and from within the Hindu tradition.

Theme Prayer


Et verbum caro factum est, by Revd Dr Ben Quash
Hinduism and Jesus, by His Holiness Tamal Krishna Goswami
Francis and the Incarnation, by Sister Gillian Clare OSC
Incarnation in Franciscan Spirituality, Duns Scotus and the meaning of Love, by Seamus Mulholland OFM
Jesus and the Drains, by Revd Canon Alan Wilkinson
Francis’s Bethlehem, a translation of the 13th Century story by Thomas of Celano of St Francis's devotion to the Incarnation

Millennium Conference of Anglican Religious at Swanwick

Book Reviews

Festival Icons of the Christian Year - John Baggley
The Freedom of Obedience Carthusian Novice Conferences - A Carthusian

A Pastoral Prayer Book - Raymond Chapman

Leading Intercessions  - Raymond Chapman

Varieties of Unbelief - John Habgood

‘Whether we be many or few’ A History of the Cambridge/Delhi Brotherhood - Constance M Millington

The Book of Creation - J Philip Newell

Why Julian Now? - Sheila Upjohn

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