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St. Anthony Messenger

May 2021 Issue

Dear Reader: The Ultimate Storyteller 

Apr 24, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
There are certain books you read that stick with you. It might be the subject matter, the time of your life when you read it, or the way that the story was told.

A Catholic Response to the Mental Health Crisis

Apr 24, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
Behind the statistics, facts, and figures on our nation’s mental health crisis are human beings. How the Church and we respond can save lives and help get people who are suffering the help they need. 

Scenes from the Life of the Virgin Mary

Apr 24, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
As Mary grew older, what would she have thought about her role in the story of our faith tradition? A Franciscan writer imagines just that.

Five Ways to Pray with Your Body

Apr 24, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
Integrating our spiritual and physical selves can lead to a richer prayer experience.

Film Reviews with Sister Rose

Apr 24, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
Sister Rose Pacatte, FSP, reviews Lady of Guadalupe, A Week Away, and Roe v. Wade!