Tread Carefully, Prayerfully

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Apr 29, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Saint Francis of Assisi loved the earth; he walked respectfully over the land as holy ground....

The Franciscan Spirit

by Casey Cole, OFM on Apr 28, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Maybe what the world needs is more Franciscans. More people to live with the radical love of...

All Creatures Great and Small

by Charles Camosy on Apr 15, 2018 5:00:00 AM

Saint Francis invited all of creation—animals, plants, natural forces, even Brother Sun and...

Saint Francis and His Band of Brothers

by Franciscan Media on Mar 19, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Francis was aware that they were a strange, perhaps frightening sight—twelve unkempt beggars...

Saint Francis and the Cross of Christ

by Franciscan Media on Mar 12, 2018 5:30:00 AM

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

Following the Ways of Jesus

by Franciscan Media on Mar 8, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Following the ways of Jesus: That was how Saint Francis and his brothers were to live their...

Sharing the Light of Christ

by Franciscan Media on Feb 22, 2018 5:30:00 AM

Francis and and his brothers could have been killed spreading the Gospel. In bringing near the...

Heaven and Earth

by Franciscan Media on Feb 18, 2018 5:30:00 AM

When Saint Francis met the leper, it was Jesus he’d met, and the Lord was saying, “I was hungry...

A Family of Faith

by Franciscan Media on Feb 9, 2018 5:30:00 AM

The care we have for our children, parents, and siblings should model how we think about and...

The Integrity of Prayer

by Franciscan Media on Jan 13, 2018 7:00:00 AM

It’s easy to become discouraged that we do not pray as often or with the intensity that Saint...