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HNP Today

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

Parishes Honor Our Lady of Guadalupe

Parishes Honor Our Lady of Guadalupe

Feast celebrations include street processions, Las Mañanitas, Mariachi bands, dramatic reenactments, dancers in regalia, Mass and traditional fare


Province Extends Sympathy to Family of Deceased

Mother of Dennis Tamburello has died

Friar News Briefs

Updates about Ross Chamberland, Thomas Conway, David Convertino, Steven Kuehn, Richard McFeely, Jacek Orzechowski, Mark Reamer, and others

Dan Horan Speaks at CTU Formation Symposium

More than 40 Franciscans including General Minister Michael Perry gather in Chicago for presentations, discussions

Franciscan Volunteer Ministry Takes Root in Durham

14 young adults serve in Maryland, Pennsylvania and North Carolina as program plans 30th anniversary commemoration

Ordination in Chicago and Other ESC News

Ireland province’s milestone in Multyfarnham, OLG Province friars’ collaboration with Poor Clares, book about Franciscan communication and other updates

Linh Hoang Authors Historic Asia-Pacific Document for Bishops’ Conference

South Vietnam native and Siena College faculty member active with USCCB subcommittee since 2013

Deaths in Franciscan Communities

Three friars and two Franciscan sisters have died

Book About Fr. Irenaeus Herscher Released

Longtime librarian profiled in book by St. Bonaventure University alumnus

Mission Accomplished for Retiree Thomas Jones

Metro New York native leads active life in St. Petersburg, enjoying fraternity and community prayer at friary

Order Update: John Duns Scotus Commemoration and Other News from Curia

Release of CPO document, Duns Scotus message, and restructuring of provinces