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God, Our Protector

by Franciscan Media on Nov 7, 2017 5:45:00 AM

God knows the dangers that surround our souls. He doesn’t want anything to impede the goal of...

Mary, the Perfect Mother

by Franciscan Media on Nov 6, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Mary’s is the ultimate birth story. She walked through her life at Jesus’ side, loving him with...

God's Doorkeeper

by Franciscan Media on Nov 5, 2017 5:45:00 AM

True humility and obedience have to do with putting others—God and people—ahead of oneself....

Do You Want to Be Well?

by Franciscan Media on Nov 4, 2017 5:45:00 AM

It is interesting that our Lord asked the man if he wanted to be well. Wouldn’t it seem obvious...

We Do Not Have to Give Up Hope

by Franciscan Media on Nov 3, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Our world is one that is breaking from pain and sin in every direction we look, it seems. But we...

The Desire to Know God

by Franciscan Media on Nov 2, 2017 5:45:00 AM

When he created us, God placed inside us the desire to know him and to be united to him. Just as...

The Good News Is Joy

by Franciscan Media on Nov 1, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Joy is the gist of the Christian Good News. Yet, only if we open wide our senses will we be able...

Mother Teresa's Holy Face

by Franciscan Media on Oct 31, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Mother Teresa’s was a face demanding that we look, finally, upon the least among us, who are a...

Opening Ourselves to God

by Franciscan Media on Oct 30, 2017 5:45:00 AM

I would like to emphasize the beauty of a simple contemplative prayer, accessible to all, great...

The Song of God

by Franciscan Media on Oct 29, 2017 5:45:00 AM

We often think of obedience as compliance with a command. But this would make God some sort of...