Friar Pat on the Peace of Christmas

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 12/12/17 1:29 PM

Why is peace so important during Advent and Christmas? How can we spread peace in our homes and...

Daily Advent Messages of Peace

by Kelly Sundberg on 11/22/17 2:51 PM

As Advent approaches, the staff at Franciscan Media has been thinking about the peace and joy we...

Where Was God? A Franciscan Response to the Las Vegas Shooting

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 10/5/17 9:21 AM

In the wake of the deadly attack in Las Vegas, a wide range of questions have emerged, such as:...

Saint Francis: An Instrument of Peace

by Kyle Kramer on 7/25/17 7:00 AM

One of my all-time favorite songs is John Michael Talbot’s version of Saint Francis’ peace...

Our Quest for Peace

by Dan Kroger, OFM on 1/5/17 7:00 AM

There’s nothing like an election to divide people. I remember a number of political discussions...

Give Peace a Chance

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on 10/24/16 7:00 AM

 

On December 10, 2013, the...

Cardinal Seán O'Malley: Instrument of Peace

by Donis Tracy on 8/9/16 7:00 AM
Image: Pope Francis greets Cardinal Seán P. O'Malley of Boston during a meeting with U.S. bishops...

Words Are Powerful Tools to Quell Panic!

by Maureen Pratt on 7/27/16 7:00 AM
Image: British Sign Language. Jeremy Segrott.

We cannot see them or touch them, and we often cannot...

Don’t Panic! Always Turn to Prayer

by Maureen Pratt on 7/14/16 7:00 AM
Image: A woman prays during a church service following the multiple police shootings in Dallas. A...