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 Italian holiday! Here’s an early morning in the fertile Reiti Valley climbing a steep mountain toward Greccio and a complex of stone buildings clinging precariously to the vertical face of the mountain. This was the priory and church founded by Brother Francis in 1223 after locals asked him to stay and promised to build a […]

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Welcome to the province of Perugia in the Umbrian region of Italy. First the Romans built to honor Minerva, goddess of wisdom; Christians later claimed the area for St. Mary, St. Francis and his Claire. Assisi is best known as the birthplace of St. Francis and serves, as it has since the Middle Ages, as […]

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