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...

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...

The Saint vs. the Scholar

by Jon M. Sweeney on 6/8/17 7:00 AM

The story of the siege and “liberation” of Jerusalem at the hands of the soldiers of the First...

Saint Joan of Arc: Prophetic and Powerful

by Guest Blogger on 5/30/17 7:00 AM

Joan of Arc, famous among all Christians and non-Christians for her unique place in European...

The Blood of Christian Saints: the Martyrs

by John Feister on 5/26/17 3:12 PM
Photo: Chantel Lucas.

There were Christians in Rome within a dozen or so years after the death...

Saint Catherine of Siena: The Feisty Dominican

by Guest Blogger on 4/28/17 7:00 AM

Catherine Benincasa’s life is both thoroughly medieval and surprisingly modern. She became the...

Saints: Our Guides to God

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 1/4/17 7:00 AM

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