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HNP Today

A blog focusing on the fraternal and ministerial activities of Holy Name Province and the Order.

Friar News Briefs

News about John Aherne, Michael Calabria, Ross Chamberland, Thomas Conway, Vincent Cushing, Kevin Mullen, Jacek Orzechowski and others

ESC Update: Canadian Province Elects New Provincial Administration

U.S. provinces prepare for chapters

Serving as a General Visitor

Brian Belanger, Dan Dwyer describe their role of fraternity, hospitality, listening, and prayer for Franciscan entities in Caribbean and Ireland

Province Extends Sympathy to Families of Deceased

Relatives of Octavio Duran and Paul Keenan have died

FVM Welcomes Applicants

Franciscan Volunteer Ministry accepts inquiries until August

Deaths in Franciscan Communities

Four friars and several Franciscan sisters have died

Province Announces Withdrawal from Callicoon Parish

After 120+ years, friars to return care of Sullivan County’s Holy Cross Church to archdiocese

Franciscans Stand With Immigrant Brothers and Sisters

Friars, laypeople organize events to support and celebrate “the stranger”

Siena, St. Bonaventure Graduates Encouraged to Follow Spirit of St. Francis

Province-sponsored colleges hold commencements on May 14

Finding God in Care for Creation at St. Camillus Parish

Parishioner describes efforts at Maryland parish, school to improve energy efficiency and the ways friars guide community members