Christmas Light in Winter’s Darkness

Ever wonder why we celebrate Christmas on December 25? Here’s why. By Kathleen M. Carroll

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Mighty Macs movie

The Mighty Macs: The Story Behind the Film

It’s a Cinderella story about a team from Philly who won it all— from tiny Immaculata College. By B.G. Kelley

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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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Martin Sheen and Emilio Estevez on The Way

IN EARLY OCTOBER, The Way, a haunting movie starring Martin Sheen and Emilio Estevez, opens in U.S. theaters. The film takes its viewers on the road to a very popular destination—the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in northwestern Spain. This world-famous cathedral—it is commonly believed—holds the remains of St. James the

Jack Wintz, OFM

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Eboo Patel: A New Chapter

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

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Celebration of Body and Soul

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

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College Basketball

Dick Vitale: Faith, Family and Foul Shots

If March Madness is the World Series of college basketball, Dick Vitale is the hands-down MVP. By Susan Hines-Brigger

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Cooking with Father Dominic

In the November 2003 issue of St. Anthony Messenger, Susan Hines-Brigger interviewed Father Dominic Garramone, OSB.

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Rising from the drunk tank

Last Call: Grace and Sobriety

I spent years in a drunken haze. Then God found me. By Paul M. Smith

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The Feast of All Saints: God’s Glorious Nobodies

Want to find a future saint? Look around you. By Kathy Coffey

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