Ten Influential Catholics

by Christopher M. Bellitto, PhD on 4/9/18 7:00 AM

In celebration of their holiness, virtue, and influence, here is a Top Ten list of saints who...

Holy Quotes from Catholic Saints

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 3/10/18 7:00 AM

As Catholics, our temptation is to admire saints from such a distance that we forget they were...

Dorothy Day and the Saints

by Robert Ellsberg on 1/11/18 7:00 AM

How would I describe the spirituality of Dorothy Day? It was inspired by the “Little Way” of...

Saints: Our Guides to God

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 1/9/18 7:00 AM

A loving God offers us friendship, and the result of that gracious act is our holiness. God...

John Duns Scotus: His View of Christ

by Jack Wintz, OFM on 11/8/17 4:46 AM

John Duns Scotus was born in Scotland in 1266 and educated at England’s Oxford University. He...

Why Pray to the Saints?

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 11/1/17 2:02 PM

The saints and blesseds are special signs of God’s activity. Their surrender to God’s love...

Surrounded by Saints

by Susan Hines-Brigger on 10/31/17 7:00 AM

Outside in my garden is a statue of Saint Francis, patron saint of animals and the environment....

Saint Francis of Assisi: Reformer, True Son of the Church

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 10/4/17 7:00 AM

Encircling the choir of our college chapel in Southfield, Michigan, were the words of Julian of...

The Gospels According to Saint Francis

by Hilarion Kistner, OFM on 10/3/17 7:00 AM

Recall the three texts that Saint Francis read when he went to the Church of Saint Nicholas with...

The Stigmata of Saint Francis

by Jack Wintz, OFM on 10/2/17 7:00 AM

The Chapel of the Stigmata is perched on the edge of the same sheer precipice where Saint Francis