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St. Clare’s Gamble

Many people thought Clare of Assisi, a noblewoman, was wasting her life by living as a cloistered nun at San Damiano. She proved them wrong. By Romana Miller, OSF

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The many lives of Chris Padgett

The Many Lives of Chris Padgett

This singer-songwriter, author, speaker, and family man is reaching Catholics young and old in bold new ways. By Christopher Heffron

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Adventures in Tithing

Surprising things happen when God is in charge. By Marilynn Judd

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Journey to Ephesus

Home to one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, this city is also steeped in Christian history. By Lori Erickson

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Faith and Family

At Home on the Farm: One Family’s Spiritual Quest

This youthful author has harvested life lessons as he balances family, a 40-hour workweek, 27 acres of farmland and an idealistic calling to trace the threads that bind his Catholic faith to his “vocation of location.”

Carol Ann Morrow

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9/11 at 10

Three people recall 9/11 and how it changed their lives. By Susan Hines-Brigger

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Meditations on a Wood Floor

Old wooden floorboards have saved my sanity more than a few times. In the right light, they’re practically a cloister walk. By Charity Vogel

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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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Saint Juan Diego: New World Apostle

Our Lady of Guadalupe chose Juan Diego to help evangelize America. This month the Church recognizes him as a saint.

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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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