Jesus Conquers Death

by Franciscan Media on Feb 21, 2018 5:30:00 AM

In the Garden of Gethsemane, Jesus dies before he dies, and thereby readies himself for what...

Lord, Speak to My Heart

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

Dear Lord Jesus, help me to be more attentive to you in my life. Forgive me for the times I have...

Jesus Is Knocking

by Franciscan Media on Jan 23, 2018 5:30:00 AM

In the book of Revelation, we find a powerful image of the Lord who knocks on the door of our...

Hearts Afire

by Franciscan Media on Nov 28, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Think of an act of charity: helping a sick loved one, feeding the hungry, offering aid to storm...

Stay Thankful

by Franciscan Media on Nov 24, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Thanksgiving focuses on God’s gifts. Our challenge is to take nothing for granted, but to...

Christ Dwells Within Us All

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

As members of a Church that promotes a culture of life, we are called to celebrate the lives of...

We are Temples of the Holy Spirit

by Franciscan Media on Nov 9, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Jesus brings us a message that is startling and new: Each of us is called to be the dwelling...

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...

The Good Shepherd

by Franciscan Media on Oct 26, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Many sheep do not recognize the presence of the Good Shepherd in the Church today and insist on...

Saint Teresa of Avila and the Light of Christ

by Franciscan Media on Oct 15, 2017 5:00:00 AM

Teresa of Avila had no desire to be set apart as “the holy one,” because she believed she was...