Holy Quotes from Mother Teresa

by Mother Teresa on 7/5/17 7:57 PM

The call to holiness guided Mother Teresa throughout her life. She said, “Every day I pray,...

This Life and the Next

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 7/5/17 7:00 AM

I have been a Franciscan priest for 55 years. As a priest, a good deal of my ministry has been...

Proudly Patriotic

by Kyle Kramer on 7/4/17 7:00 AM

An anti-immigration wave is washing over America and much of the Western world. This wave often...

Models of Faith: Saint Mary Magdalene

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 7/3/17 12:28 PM

Thanks to the Gospels, we know who Jesus’ disciples were. First and foremost there was Mary, the...

Created to Soar: God’s Plan for Us

by Melissa Overmyer on 7/3/17 7:00 AM

Did you know that every single caterpillar that ever creeped upon this earth was intended to...

Milwaukee’s Franciscan ‘Peacemakers’

by Daniel Imwalle on 6/30/17 7:00 AM

Deacon Steve Przedpelski, OFS, tells the story of a woman we’ll call Rebecca (in the interest of...

The Saint vs. the Scholar

by Jon M. Sweeney on 6/29/17 7:00 AM

From beginning to end, this true life story is filled with real people who contain compelling...

Saint Junipero Serra: Missionary of California

by Stephen J. Binz on 6/28/17 7:00 AM

When Saint Junipero Serra was traveling northward to California, he encountered a group of...

The Church and the Fall of the Roman Empire

by Marcellino D’Ambrosio on 6/27/17 7:00 AM

After Theodosius the Great died in A.D. 395, the Western Roman Empire went into a death-spiral.

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The Peace Prayer of Saint Francis

by Jack Wintz, OFM on 6/26/17 12:17 PM

Though written in simple language, Saint Francis' Peace Prayer provides rich material for...