Your Field Guide to Flying Saints

by Kathleen M. Carroll on 9/18/17 7:00 AM

Today is the feast day of a saint best known for becoming so immersed in prayer that his feet...

Mother Teresa: A True Saint

by Kerry Walters on 9/6/17 11:28 AM

In his autobiographical The Seven Storey Mountain, Thomas Merton remembers a conversation with...

Dorothy Day and the Saints

by Robert Ellsberg on 8/28/17 7:00 AM

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

Saint Maximilian Kolbe: A Life of Heroic Love

by Guest Blogger on 8/14/17 7:00 AM

Pope John Paul II canonized Conventual Franciscan Father Maximilian Kolbe in Rome on October 10,...

Through the Door of the Dead with Clare of Assisi

by Lisa M. Hendey on 8/9/17 7:00 AM

In addition to spiritual resources, Franciscan Media publishes inspirational Christian fiction....

Ten Influential Catholics

by Christopher M. Bellitto, PhD on 7/31/17 7:00 AM

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

Saints Martha and Mary: Jesus Loves Them Both

by Colleen C. Mitchell on 7/26/17 7:00 AM

Now as they went on their way, [Jesus] entered a certain village, where a woman named Martha...

Saint Bonaventure: A Franciscan Heart

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 7/14/17 9:04 PM

Saint Bonaventure may not be as well-known as Saints Francis and Anthony, but he is an important...

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha: Princess of the Eucharist

by Guest Blogger on 7/14/17 7:00 AM

For many years, American Catholics who wanted to follow in the footsteps of a saint had to...

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...