Our Lady of Guadalupe: A Guide for the New Millennium

Pope John Paul II says Our Lady of Guadalupe is the perfect image to lead the Church into the Great Jubilee and an era of new evangelization.

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St. Anthony Messenger

Assisi, home of Saint Francis

The Challenge of the San Damiano Cross

The sanctuary of San Damiano is one of the most important places in the Franciscan story. By Roch Niemier, OFM

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St. Anthony Messenger

Jason Berry, Church Whistleblower

JASON BERRY doesn’t mince words. It’s not that he’s impolite or rude. In fact, he’s a soft-spoken Southern gentleman who is unfailingly gracious and considerate. But ask him a tough, direct question and you get a no-nonsense reply.This is especially true when the topic at hand is the

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Peace Prayer of Saint Francis of Assisi

Saint Francis for Seekers

The author of "Francis: The Journey and the Dream" explains why the book remains so popular.

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St. Anthony Messenger

Eboo Patel: A New Chapter

Let’s learn to admire one another’s faiths, says this American Muslim.

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St. Anthony Messenger

Celebration of Body and Soul

A sports journalist reflects on the spirituality of physical activity. By B.G. Kelley

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St. Anthony Messenger

Michael Leach: Why I Stay Catholic

Why is this semi-retired publisher so high on being a Catholic? Michael Leach’s Why Stay Catholic? Unexpected Answers to a Life-Changing Question, published by Loyola Press last March, builds on his previous bestseller, I Like Being Catholic, co-edited with Therese J. Borchard. That was a collection of other people’s stories,

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Blessed Oscar Romero

The Ongoing Legacy of Oscar Romero

Archbishop Oscar Romero may have been murdered three decades ago, but his presence live on in El Salvador. By Peter Feuherd

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St. Anthony Messenger

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Celebrating the Saints

At Franciscan Media, we love the saints. Their lives inspire us, but more, their union with us in the “communion of saints” is a source of help. By Greg Friedman, OFM

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