Today is her feast day, and she is my confirmation saint. I love her.
For a really beautiful post about here, please see Amy Welborn’s blog:
As noted in her post, Pope Benedict as this to say:
The story of Clare, with that of Francis, is an invitation to reflect on the meaning of life and to seek the secret of true joy in God. It is a concrete proof that those who do the Lord’s will and trust in him alone lose nothing; on the contrary they find the true treasure that can give meaning to all things.