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St. Anthony Messenger

July 2019 Issue

Dear Reader: Let's Play

Oct 6, 2020
Last October, Major League Baseball released a new slogan—“Let the kids play”—that encouraged players to show their personalities and enjoyment for the game and just have fun.

Meet the Holy Galilean Women

Jun 24, 2019
It requires a bit of detective work—pulling a few threads here, a few more there, and so on throughout the Gospels—to form a viewable tapestry of the holy Galilean women. However, by taking the time to delve into the verses on these women, this lovely group slowly comes into focus, and we can better learn to appreciate them for who they were and all they did for Jesus.

Party of One

Jun 24, 2019
While Vivian Sutch was growing up, she always thought she’d get married. But when she was in her mid-twenties, an engagement didn’t work out and, after that, her job as a high school Spanish teacher took priority over finding a husband.

Mister Rogers’ Legacy

Jun 24, 2019
Perhaps no one other than Jesus Christ is more noted for speaking about love of neighbor than Fred Rogers.

Scars from the Past

Jun 24, 2019
Here’s my confession: The laughter of my children bothers me.

Film Reviews with Sister Rose

Jun 24, 2019
A Dog’s Journey Grandparents Ethan (Dennis Quaid) and Hannah (Marg Helgenberger) live on a farm in Michigan. Their dog, Bailey (voice of Josh Gad), loves to play with Ethan and keep an eye on their granddaughter, CJ (played at different stages by Abby Ryder Fortson and Kathryn Prescott).