Winged Creatures

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Apr 24, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Bring to your attention all the insects—bees, dragonflies, lightning bugs, butterflies—all the...

The Poetry of Earth

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Apr 20, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Saint Francis recognized God’s work in creation and loved it. He was foremost a follower of...

Life Is Amazing

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Apr 17, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Life is amazing. All life is utterly dependent upon our planet for everything it needs. God...

Creation Exalts the Creator

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Apr 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM

We are connected through time and space with all of creation, and our home is within a dynamic,...

One Family

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Apr 4, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Within Franciscan spirituality is the kinship of creation, the theological insight that we (all...

A Family of Faith

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

The care we have for our children, parents, and siblings should model how we think about and...

Love Is Never Abstract

by Franciscan Media on Oct 10, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Love can never be general or abstract—it is only concrete and particular. What we know of other...

We Exist in a World of Gift

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

When we exist in a world of gift, in which we ourselves are given, then our own labors must be...

A Sabbath Reminder

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

Though a garden should be cultivated, its soil tended and sowed toward flourishing, weeded and...

Work Done Well Brings Us into Wholeness

by Franciscan Media on Sep 16, 2017 5:45:00 AM

It is in work that we find the test of our relationship to the creation because work is the...