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Saint Francis and the Cross of Christ

by Franciscan Media on Mar 12, 2018 5:30:00 AM

It is not a God who is vindictive, vengeful, sadistic, or punishing that speaks to the heart of...

Intimacy with God

by Franciscan Media on Mar 11, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Intimacy could be described as our capacity for closeness and tenderness toward things. It is...

The Grace of Solitude

by Franciscan Media on Mar 10, 2018 5:30:00 AM

o have a place of solitude is an inestimable gift. It makes it easy to let the heart expand, to...

Love God, Love Others, Love Yourself

by Franciscan Media on Mar 9, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Jesus is clear in the Gospels: Love God, love others, love yourself. Jesus tells us this is the...

Following the Ways of Jesus

by Franciscan Media on Mar 8, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Following the ways of Jesus: That was how Saint Francis and his brothers were to live their...

Revelations of the Cross

by Franciscan Media on Mar 7, 2018 5:30:00 AM

What the cross of Christ reveals is that when we are so paralyzed by fear and overcome by...

We Are Called to Love

by Franciscan Media on Mar 6, 2018 5:30:00 AM

The love of Jesus Christ that leads to his willing embrace of the crucified earthly destiny that...

Alone but Not Lonely

by Franciscan Media on Mar 5, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Solitude is truthful and often delightful, even when painful. Loneliness is a hell made up of...

Jesus Quenches Our Thirst

by Franciscan Media on Mar 4, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Jesus’ thirst was not so much for water, but for the encounter with a parched soul. Jesus needed...

Come Home

by Franciscan Media on Mar 3, 2018 5:30:00 AM

When we realize that the road we have been following may not be the one that is best for...