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St. Anthony Messenger has come a long way. First published on June 1, 1893, the magazine grew into one of the principal Catholic family magazines in the United States. In its publishing history, the magazine has featured interviews with prominent Catholics, and includes educational, inspirational, and...

October’s Liberty+Vine: A Scary-Good Issue

“I’m scared to death,” Jennifer Scroggins, editor of Liberty+Vine, writes in the October issue. “It’s a tough thing to admit, but there it is: I’m afraid.” Who hasn’t been in that situation? Who hasn’t been faced with something that rattles us? Fear is...

Assisi, Remembered

Two of my colleagues are leaving in a few days to participate in the Franciscan Pilgrimage Program to Rome and Assisi. It’s been four years since I had my own pilgrimage, and the experience has never left me. Shot from one of the caves where Francis sought quiet and solitude. I can remember, as our...

Saint of the Day: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys

From our popular Saint of the Day feature! “God closes a door and then opens a window,” people sometimes say when dealing with their own disappointment or someone else’s. That was certainly true in Marguerite’s case. Children from European as well as Native American backgrounds in seventeenth-century...

I’ll Miss You, ‘Winona Ryder’

As my friends and closest colleagues know, I call my television “Winona Ryder.” There’s a story behind that: I received this beauty for my 20th birthday. When it was first hooked up to my cable, I made a beeline for HBO, via remote, to find one of my favorite movies playing: Reality Bites. It’s...

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