California Missions

Saint Junípero Serra’s Camino

Pilgrimages may seem out of reach. California’s 21 missions bring this holy journey close to home. Text and photos by Stephen J. Binz

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St. Anthony Messenger

Movies and Television

Reel Time | March 2017

Film critic Rose Pacatte, FSP, reviews "Hidden Figures," "20th Century Women," and "Fences."

Sister Rose Pacatte

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prodigal son

Parable of New Beginnings

Prodigal son, forgiving father, resentful brother: there is something here for each of us. By Megan McKenna

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St. Anthony Messenger

catholic schools week

A New Take on Catholic Schools Week

These Iowa students bring fresh energy to this annual event. By Sue Stanton

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St. Anthony Messenger

passport pilgrimage

Prayer on the Way

Pilgrimages pull us out of our comfort zones and into worlds that are thrilling, faith-affirming, and deeply holy. By Barbara Beckwith

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a prodigal daughter returns

A Prodigal Daughter Returns

After years away from the Church, this woman came home again. By Judith Costello, MA

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Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Lord, Teach Us to Pray

At times, prayer can feel like playing hide-and-seek. So how do we find God? By Joe McHugh

Joe McHugh

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Dr. King’s ‘Dream’ for America

Is it a dream realized? By Christopher Heffron

Christopher Heffron

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God Jesus Holy Spirit

What Does God Look Like?

We can find glimpses of the Divine all around us. By Joe McHugh

Joe McHugh

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ordinary time motherhood

Adventures in Ordinary Time

When family stresses get to this frazzled mom, her kids help her see the mystery, drama, and meaning all around her. By Karen Muensterman

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St. Anthony Messenger