St. Francis statue is 12 inches tall. It stands on a sturdy base. It
is made of resin and stone. It comes from Christian Brands. On St.
Francis' clothes is engraved the St. Francis prayer: Lord, make me an
instrument of your peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where
there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is
despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; Where there is sadness,
joy. This statue shows him with birds on his arms and shoulders, and a
deer is peeking from around his back, looking up at him.
founded the Franciscan order. He was particularly renowned for his love
of nature and animals. They reminded him of God's goodness in all
parts of His creation. They loved him because of his gentleness towards