This treasury is to thank the dedicated men and women who serve or have served in the US military for our freedoms, including religion. God bless them all. FYI: There are groups seeking rosaries for our military. Please google military rosary kits or military rosaries to find instructions to make your own military rosaries.
Clare of Assisi (sometimes spelled Clair, Claire, etc.) (July 16, 1194 – August 11, 1253), born Chiara Offreduccio, is an Italiansaint and one of the first followers of Saint Francis of Assisi. She founded the Order of Poor Ladies, a monasticreligious order for women in the Franciscan tradition, and wrote their Rule of Life—the first monastic rule known to have been written by a woman. Following her death, the order she founded was renamed in her honor as the Order of Saint Clare, commonly referred to today as the Poor Clares.