“I am not capable of doing big things, but I want to do everything, even the smallest things, for the greater glory of God.” – Saint Dominic Savio
AR Reading Level: 3.7
Review and Comments:
The Clown of God is a story about Giovanni, a remarkable Italian juggler, who performed for royalty and became very famous.
Giovanni’s early life was definitely a harsh existence. As a matter of fact, as a young boy Giovanni was an orphan who had to beg for food. It was when he witnessed an ensemble of actors performing before an audience that a yearning began to grow in his heart. He was begrudgingly given a chance to join the group after he demonstrated his amazing juggling skills. He then added a bit of flare to his act by dressing as a clown. Continue reading A Simple Gift of Love: A Review of ‘The Clown of God’