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St. Anthony Messenger

September 2021 Issue

Dear Reader: After the Storm

Aug 26, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
Thank God for Pope Francis. I don’t think another pontiff could have helped us weather the COVID-19 storm any better. In a blessing he gave on March 27, 2020, a month after the pandemic made its presence known around the world, he said: “We find ourselves afraid and lost.

9/11 at 20: A Tale of Two Friars

Aug 26, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
Two Franciscans look back on their experiences of that day and its ongoing impact on their lives.

5 Ways to Strengthen Your Marriage

Aug 26, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
Falling in love is easy; staying in love takes work. Here are five practices to strengthen the bonds of marriage. 

9/11: Looking Back, Moving Forward 

Aug 26, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
Three writers reflect on the 20th anniversary of 9/11.

Film Reviews with Sister Rose

Aug 26, 2021 St. Anthony Messenger
Sister Rose Pacatte, FSP, reviews “The Tomorrow War,” “Cruella,” and “Land” in our September issue!