St. Anthony Messenger magazine
St. Anthony Messenger

June | July 2022 Issue

Dear Reader: Following St. Francis

May 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
The offices of Franciscan Media are nestled in the heart of a neighborhood called Over-the-Rhine (OTR to locals), one of the most iconic—some might say notorious—neighborhoods in Cincinnati.

Franciscans at the Border

May 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Along treacherous stretches of borderland between the United States and Mexico, Franciscans are working to respond to the humanitarian crisis there with faith and compassion.

Franciscan Peacemakers: On the Front Lines of Human Trafficking 

May 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
The Franciscan Peacemakers have been helping women struggling with prostitution and poverty for over 25 years.

Walking with the LGBTQ Community: An Interview with Jim Martin, SJ

May 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Someone you love has come out as LGBTQ. Jim Martin, SJ, offers ways to respond with love, respect, and compassion. 

Welcoming Afghan Refugees 

May 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Inspired by St. Francis, this author reaches beyond language and cultural differences to connect with Afghan refugees resettling in the United States.

Voting Is a Pro-life Issue

May 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Sister Anita Baird wants to make sure that every person’s vote matters, especially those in the minority.

Pop Culture and ‘the Other’ 

May 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Given the state of the world, as consumers of media, there’s value in mindless entertainment. But we also can use these avenues to understand those who differ from us, who face challenges we cannot imagine.

Reel Time with Sister Rose

May 25, 2022 St. Anthony Messenger
Sister Rose Pacatte, FSP, reviews “The Bad Guys,” “The Boys in Red Hats,” and “The Tale of the King Crab” in our June/July issue!