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...

God Forgives the Maximum

by Franciscan Media on Feb 20, 2018 5:30:00 AM

In the Our Father we say: “Forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.” This is an equation....

Indebted to God

by Franciscan Media on Feb 19, 2018 5:30:00 AM

God of life, we are grateful for the many gifts that you have given to us. May we become prudent...

Heaven and Earth

by Franciscan Media on Feb 18, 2018 5:30:00 AM

When Saint Francis met the leper, it was Jesus he’d met, and the Lord was saying, “I was hungry...

God Is Within Us

by Franciscan Media on Feb 17, 2018 5:30:00 AM

If something is completely foreign to you, you’re normally bored by it or do not even notice it....

God Speaks through Everything

by Franciscan Media on Feb 16, 2018 5:30:00 AM

How does God speak? Through everything there is. Every thing, every person, every situation, is...

A Meditation on the Cross

by Franciscan Media on Feb 15, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Grasping the secret of the cross is not something we do once and for all. Sometimes we grasp it,...

Ash Wednesday: A Day of Surprises

by Franciscan Media on Feb 14, 2018 5:30:00 AM

There’s something about Ash Wednesday that draws us in, calls us to return to sanity, to a...

To Everything a Season

by Franciscan Media on Feb 13, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Saint Bridget of Sweden longed from an early age to become a nun. But she was obedient to her...

We Are Made in God's Image

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

To be a human creature, a person that somehow bears the image of God, means that love is...