David Seitz recently celebrated 18 years of life as a professed Secular Franciscan. That, in combination with an upcoming retreat he was about to lead for some Candidates preparing to make their own permanent profession to the Secular Franciscan Order, caused him to reflect and ask a hard question:
Has he let the Rule be a tool for his conversion, or has he tried to “re-invent” the Rule in his own image?
Click thru to his website and the post Living the Rule.
Then follow the link to his YouTube video and listen as he works his way through this question.