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Novena to Saint Clare | Day Seven: Embrace the Quiet

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Novena to Saint Clare | Day Six: Our Spiritual Reflection

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Faith and Family for August 11: Vigilant and Faithful Servants

Read LK 12:32-48 Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not be afraid any longer, little flock, for your Father is pleased to give you the kingdom.  Sell your belongings and give alms.  Provide money bags for yourselves that do not wear out, an inexhaustible treasure in heaven that no thief can reach nor moth destroy.  For where your treasure is, there also will your heart be.
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Novena to Saint Clare | Day Five: Faithful Persistence

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Novena to Saint Clare | Day Four: Finding Our Path

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Novena to Saint Clare | Day Three: Power of Community

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Novena to Saint Clare | Day Two: Strength in Suffering

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Novena to Saint Clare | Day One: Outside Our Comfort Zone

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Ask a Franciscan: Grieving Family Members

Q. For six years, I was the sole caregiver of my mom and my aunt. They died eight weeks apart. I miss them so much; they were my best friends, and we did everything together. I still grieve their deaths, especially during the holidays. I cry often, but I offer all my loneliness, sadness, and Masses for the holy souls in purgatory. When will my pain and loneliness ease? I am very active in my local parish.
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Ask a Franciscan: Sacraments 101

I receive many questions from curious, confused, or concerned Catholics about everything from the Mass to divorce to the saints. Sacraments are also of interest to people—as they should be! God lovingly touches all of the stages of life through the seven sacraments. They are, in fact, drawn from the love that Jesus had for all of us by becoming human. Each is designed to draw us closer to God. Here are a few recent questions regarding sacraments.
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