Our Need for Community

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 12, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Among the proper lessons of culture is that we remind ourselves of our limits, of our need for...

God Sends Us Where We're Needed

by Robert Ellsberg on Sep 11, 2019 5:00:00 AM

“God is not an obligation or a burden. God is the joy of my life!” —Fr. Mychal Judge

On the...

Where Is God in Human Suffering?

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Sep 10, 2019 5:00:00 AM

The book of Job reminds us that good people are vulnerable to suffering. The September 11...

Jesus Meant What He Said

by Kerry Walters on Sep 9, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Francis took Christ’s teaching seriously. He was too honest to read Scripture selectively and...

We Need a Sabbath Mind

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 8, 2019 5:00:00 AM

We are reminded of the truth of the creation—that our work, though called and needed, is not...

The Eucharist Shows Us God's Humility

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Sep 7, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Francis discovered the humility of God through his encounter with Jesus Christ, especially the...

Is Your Work a Vocation?

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 6, 2019 5:00:00 AM

It doesn’t take much looking in our economy to see that in fact there is a great deal of work...

All of Creation Depends on Us

by Ilia Delio, OSF on Sep 5, 2019 5:00:00 AM

The fullness of the mystery of Christ is completed in humanity; thus, it depends on us human...

We Exist in a World of Gift

by Ragan Sutterfield on Sep 4, 2019 5:00:00 AM

When we exist in a world of gift, in which we ourselves are given, then our own labors must be...

Friendship in Prayer Inspires Boldness

by Ronald Rolheiser, OMI on Sep 3, 2019 5:00:00 AM

Prayer is about love, not insight. It is meant to establish friendship. Friendship, as we know,...