Posts from:

How to Be an Instrument of Peace

Saint Francis of Assisi once summed up the mission of the community he founded. “Brothers,” he said, “we have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.” The prayer attributed to him begins with the words, “Lord, make me an instrument of your peace.”

Read More »

Lessons from Jesus’ Agony in the Garden

Lately, as I’ve been praying the rosary, I’ve been reflecting specifically on Jesus’ agony in the Garden of Gethsemane the night before he died. It struck me that he must have been feeling weighed down by three strong emotions that all of us experience at various times in our lives: fear, loneliness, and a sense of failure.

Read More »

Didn't find what you are looking for?

Search again

Mission

We are Franciscan Media, a sponsored ministry of the Franciscan friars of St. John the Baptist Province. We strive to inspire a loving world that embraces the Franciscan spirit of harmony, joy, and simplicity. May our resources renew your spirit as we share God’s love in the spirit of St. Francis.

Connnect

28 W. Liberty Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
513-241-5615
[email protected]

Customer Service:
[email protected]

Technical Questions:
[email protected]

Writer’s Guidelines
Privacy Policy
Post a Prayer Request

Skip to content