Saint Francis and the Power of Prayer

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 9/1/17 7:00 AM

Our lives are so easily fragmented between responsibilities to friends, family, employers,...

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...

Love, Lived in Service

by Daniel Imwalle on 6/2/17 7:00 AM

You could say service is in Katie Sullivan’s DNA. “Our family is one of educators, nurses,...

Fr. Andre McGrath: A Franciscan Life

by Guest Blogger on 5/23/17 7:00 AM

From his birth, Fr. Andre McGrath was dedicated to God. The family never wanted to put pressure...

At the St. Anthony Shrine, ‘All Are Welcome’

by Daniel Imwalle on 5/5/17 7:00 AM

With over 400,000 Latinos in the Boston area—many of whom are Catholic—the Church has its work...

Follower of Saint Francis: Franciscan Joy in the Desert

by Guest Blogger on 4/4/17 7:00 AM

 

The desert can be a dangerous and desolate place, but seven Franciscan Sisters of Christian...

Farming in the Spirit of Saint Francis

by Guest Blogger on 1/11/17 7:00 AM

Shout with joy to the Lord, all the earth; break into song; sing praise” (Ps 98:4). If carrots,...

A Franciscan for 50 Years

by Daniel Imwalle on 12/16/16 7:00 AM

"No one seemed to smile as much as the Franciscans,” says Sister Mary Lou Carlson, OSF, when she...

A Franciscan Call for Justice

by Daniel Imwalle on 11/18/16 7:00 AM

When you see the job title of animator, do you first think of creating characters for a Pixar...

Follower of Saint Francis: Father Larry Nickels, OFM

by Daniel Imwalle on 10/21/16 7:00 AM
 Image: Statues in winter. Marketa.

The daily average temperature in St. Louis during January is...