St. Anthony Messenger magazine
St. Anthony Messenger

August 2022 Issue

Dear Reader: A Unique Ministry

Jul 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
One of the pivotal moments in St. Francis’ life occurred when he embraced a leper, someone who had been seen by most people as an outcast in society.

Homeboy Industries: Hope Has an Address

Jul 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Father Gregory Boyle, SJ, has built “a culture that heals” in a city plagued by gun and gang violence. His ministry has helped restore hope and reduce crime.

Words of Wisdom from St. Clare 

Jul 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Through her writings, St. Clare offers us a guide to a stronger faith life.

Cristo Rey: Smart Schooling

Jul 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
First implemented 25 years ago, Cristo Rey high schools have survived declining enrollment, rising costs, and a pandemic.

Editorial: Reckoning with Our Culture of Gun Violence

Jul 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
After praying for the victims in Uvalde, Pope Francis said, “It’s time to say, ‘Enough!’ to the indiscriminate trafficking of guns.”

Reel Time with Sister Rose

Jul 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Sister Rose Pacatte, FSP, reviews “Top Gun: Maverick,” “Downton Abbey: A New Era,” and “Hustle” in our August issue!