Friar to Friar: ‘Thank You, Saint Anthony’

by Jack Wintz, OFM on 6/14/17 7:00 AM

The feast of Saint Anthony may have already come and gone, but the celebration should be...

How Saint Anthony Found Me

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 6/13/17 7:00 AM

 

Saint Anthony of Padua is a name that conjures up many ideas and images: some factual, some...

The Words of Saint Anthony Live On

by Jack Wintz, OFM on 6/12/17 7:00 AM

Near the end of his life, Anthony of Padua composed a collection of sermons or “sermon notes.”...

The Energy of God and Nature

by Kyle Kramer on 6/9/17 7:00 AM

Until recently, my family and I lived in a solar-powered home, and the long, sunny days of June...

The Saint vs. the Scholar

by Jon M. Sweeney on 6/8/17 7:00 AM

The story of the siege and “liberation” of Jerusalem at the hands of the soldiers of the First...

Prayer: The First Essential Practice of the Sacred Heart

by Anne Costa on 6/7/17 7:00 AM

There are a number of activities that bring devotion to the Sacred Heart alive in our hearts and...

Beauty Beyond the Mirror

by Susan Hines-Brigger on 6/6/17 7:00 AM

You look beautiful.” That’s what I said to my 17-year-old daughter, Maddie, recently as she left...

In Praise of Mothers and Grandmothers

by Alicia von Stamwitz on 6/5/17 7:00 AM

Pope Francis was raised by two spirited women: his mother Regina and his grandmother Rosa who...

Richard Rohr on Saint Francis and Saint Paul

by Mark Lombard on 6/4/17 7:27 AM
Images: Francis in Ecstasy, Anthony Van Dyck. Detail, Madonna and Child with Saints Peter and...

Keeping God Close in the Summertime

by Guest Blogger on 6/3/17 7:30 AM

One of the wisest guys who ever lived, Solomon, wrote a book in the Bible called Ecclesiastes....