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The Good News

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Apr 12, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Jesus’ death and resurrection express a reality that is complicated, emotionally moving, and yet...

A Prayer of Love

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Apr 10, 2019 5:00:00 AM

God of community and love,there are many times whenwe are too quick to abandon Christon the...

Following Christ

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Apr 6, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Like the two criminals on either side of Jesus, our choice is between what we want and what is...

Saint Francis and the Cross of Christ

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Mar 31, 2019 5:00:00 AM

It is not a God who is vindictive, vengeful, sadistic, or punishing that speaks to the heart of...

We Are Called to Love

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Mar 25, 2019 5:00:00 AM

The love of Jesus Christ that leads to his willing embrace of the crucified earthly destiny that...

Indebted to God

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Mar 11, 2019 5:00:00 AM

God of life, we are grateful for the many gifts that you have given to us. May we become prudent...

The Gift of Solitude

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Feb 28, 2019 5:00:00 AM

It was not long in the silence of the solitude that I understood I was not alone. Without even a...

Who We Are before God

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Feb 27, 2019 5:00:00 AM

One of St. Francis’s most telling bits of wisdom comes to us in one of his twenty-three...

See Others as God Sees Them

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Feb 25, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Our dignity rests at the core of who we are. This means, of course, that just as we have to...

God Shapes Us on Our Journey

by Daniel P. Horan, OFM on Feb 23, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Like Francis of Assisi, each of us journeys along the pilgrimage of life, and while doing so we...