Spiritual Life

DevotionalFi NewsSpecial Event
June 20, 2007

Video – F.I. News #20: 2007 Corpus Christi Procession

FI News #20 - June 10, 2007, Procession in New Bedford, MA (17min) >>> Play Ave Maria! Once a year, the Franciscan Friars of the Immaculate take the Good News to the streets,…
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Fr. Angelo GeigerPrayerStanding Fast
July 3, 2007

Video – Fr. Angelo Geiger – Standing Fast #7 : Men of Prayer & Action

Standing Fast #7 - Fr. Angelo Mary Geiger F.I., >>> Play Ave Maria! Our Lord Jesus Christ is THE Man of Prayer and Man of Action. He is our model and exemplar. Men…
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DevotionalFra Roderic MaryRoving Reporter
July 16, 2007

Video – Roving Reporter #4: Our Lady of Mt Carmel Procession: Westerly R.I.

Roving Reporter #4 - The Statue of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel used in the 79th annual procession in Westerly, R.I. >>> Play Ave Maria! This week the friars were invited to Immaculate…
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Benedict XVIFr. Angelo GeigerNewsPrayer
July 23, 2007

Exorcising the Spirits of Confusion: Summorum Pontificum and the End of Liturgical Freelancing; UPDATE

Well, the motu proprio Summorum Pontificum is out, and the "spirits (poltergeists) of Vatican II '? are agitated. Watch out for flying liturgical pottery and levitating felt banners. We would expect to have…
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Benedict XVIPrayerVariety
August 1, 2007

Video: Extra #1 – Fr Joseph Fessio, S.J.: Recent Vatican Documents #1: Motu Proprio

Short Video Series #1 - Fr. Fessio on the Motu Proprio (7min) >>> Play Ave Maria! The AirMaria Crew (minus our Roving Reporter, friar Roderic) recently went to Cleveland, Ohio, for the Catholic…
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Ave Maria MeditationsDevotional
August 1, 2007

Ave Maria Meditations: August 2nd: Our Lady of the Angels (of the Portiuncula)

Ave Maria! From Ave Maria Meditations by JosephMary Our first contribution from JosephMary here at Air Maria and we hope to have many more. Posted with her kind permission. From the Franciscan supplement…
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Ave Maria MeditationsJosephMaryPrayerSaints
August 8, 2007

St. Dominic and the Rosary

From Ave Maria Meditations by JosephMary Saint Dominic: 1170-1221, founder of the Order of Preachers (O.P.), the Dominicans Dominic de Guzman was born 1170 in Castile, Spain. THis holy mother, Blessed Jane, raised…
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Fr. BonaventureHomilySaintsSpecial Event
August 8, 2007

Aug 8 – Fr Bonaventure: Saint Dominic

Homilies #131 - Fr. Bonaventure on St. Dominic (12min) >>> Play Ave Maria! Fr. Bonaventure preaches the homily on the feast of St. Dominic. And, yes, we celebrate this as a liturgical feast…
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August 10, 2007

Married Priests…A New Beginning?

It looks as if Archbishop Milingo simply won't go gently into that good night. The Movement for Married Priests (let's call it MMP for short), founded by the excommunicated Abp. Emmanuel Milingo, is…
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Ave Maria MeditationsJosephMarySaints
August 11, 2007

A Light Through the Centuries: St. Clare of Assisi

From Ave Maria Meditations by JosephMary St. Clare of Assisi Clare was born in Assisi, Italy in about 1194 into a family of knights and nobles. At the age of eighteen, Clare became…
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Fr. BonaventureHomilySaintsSpecial Event
August 11, 2007

Aug 11 – Fr. Bonaventure: St. Clare of Assisi

Homilies #132 - Fr. Bonaventure on St. Clare of Assisi (12min) >>> Play Ave Maria! Fr. Bonaventure preaches the homily on the feast of St. Clare of Assisi who started the Poor Clares…
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