Concerning Fasting

that Pleases God, from the Book of the Prophet Isaiah 58:1-12 St. Francis of Assisi used to say that “the deed you do may be the only sermon some persons will…

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The Source of Joy

“I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and your joy may be complete”John 15:11 Most Christians are familiar with the fruits of the Holy…

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A Banquet for the Poor

At the St. Thomas of Canterbury Church in ‘Uptown’ Chicago, a parish and ministry site of the St. Bonaventure Province of the Order of Friars Minor Conventual, we offer a…

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