Oct 13 – “Bl.” Robert Malatesta – Franciscan Saint of the Day
The Life of "Bl." Robert Malatesta, Confessor, Third Order (d. 1432) for the Franciscan Saint of the Day for Oct 13. Robert Malatesta was a nobleman who lead a penitential life-giving much to the poor and married a pious wife and entered the Third Order. He had many mystical experiences and there were many miracles at his tomb.
Reflection is on wearing the Scapular of the Third Order, by which are recognized as a member of the third order.
For more on "Bl." Robert Malatesta
Also on Youtube: https://youtu.be/gHEjYlbtSRc
Read by Fr. Ignatius Manfredonia, FI from Marion Habig's 'The Franciscan Book of Saints' Revised Edition, Franciscan Herald Press, ISBN: 978-0819907516
Playlist of Franciscan Saints: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2TxcAETrU_k&list=PLejh_e0-LN4wErRczZGry4TXytCZFiLCm