Growing in Mindfulness

by David Steindl-Rast on Nov 12, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Is there a method for cultivating mindfulness? Yes, there are many methods. The one I have...

Prayer: Singing God's Song

by David Steindl-Rast on Nov 8, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Our heart is a highly sensitive receiver; it can listen through all our senses. Whatever we...

The Key to a Joy-filled Life

by David Steindl-Rast on Nov 4, 2018 4:00:00 AM

Joy goes beyond happiness. Joy is the happiness that does not depend on what happens. It springs...

Do Not Squander This Day

by Paula D'Arcy on Nov 2, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Do not squander this day, say the mystics. Leave being right behind you, let it go, let it go,...

Stay Thankful

by Franciscan Media on Nov 24, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Thanksgiving focuses on God’s gifts. Our challenge is to take nothing for granted, but to...

Praise and Thanksgiving

by Franciscan Media on Nov 23, 2017 5:45:00 AM

When we are conscious of what God has done in our lives, we develop gratitude. 

Like all...

Praise and Thank Him

by Franciscan Media on Nov 11, 2017 5:45:00 AM

The Church has given us the gift of the saints to show that God does great things in people’s...

Food for Our Souls

by Franciscan Media on Nov 10, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Food freely given exacts from us a promise to go beyond its selfish reception to the unselfish...

Always Thank God

by Franciscan Media on Oct 24, 2017 5:45:00 AM

Pause for a moment and look around you. Simply thank God for all the gifts that you have right...

Thank God, No Matter What

by Franciscan Media on Oct 11, 2017 5:45:00 AM

God knows best, and, while we’ll still hope for a favorable surprise, we can hardly do better...