A collection of profound spiritual poetry by an accomplished author, poet and abbess of a Poor Clare monastery. Organized around the themes of the Liturgy, mysteries of the Faith, and the religious life, these beautiful and moving poems will deepen your awareness of God’s presence in your life.
“A book to be kept near one’s missal and one’s Bible.” Thomas Howard, Author, Lead Kindly Light
Mother Mary Francis, P.C.C., (1921–2006) was for more than forty years the abbess of the Poor Clare Monastery of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Roswell, New Mexico. She is recognized as an authoritative voice for contemplative spirituality, prayer and the renewal of religious life. She wrote many books, including A Right to Be Merry and Come, Lord Jesus, which is a collection of her reflections for Advent.