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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

Updates about John Aherne, Kyle Haden, Michael Harlan, Pius Liu, Robert Menard, James Scullion, Roberto Serrano, Patrick Tuttle, Angel Vazquez and others

Summer Courses at FST and SBU

All welcome to register for programs offered by Franciscan School of Theology in California and Franciscan Institute in Western N.Y.

Province Extends Sympathy to Families of Deceased

A former novice and a niece of a friar have died

MLK Message Reverberates at Communities Throughout Province

Southern hospitality in Macon, a fellowship breakfast in Anderson, interfaith prayer service in New York City, campus lectures and a sit-in at Siena and St. Bonaventure, and community organizing in Buffalo

February History of Holy Name Province

Notable February events include CNN report on Franciscans’ marketing, recognition of Greenville parish, and death of Thomas Plassmann

Order Update: 800th Anniversary of Francis’ Encounter with Sultan

Morocco custody anniversary, World Youth Day, Acta and other Curia news

Making the Most of a Pilgrimage

FMU associate director Paul O’Keeffe gives tips for growth and satisfaction during trips to historical and spiritual places

Marching for Life: Siena Students Join Thousands in D.C.

Proclaiming themselves pro-life generation, students defend the unborn, women, and birth to natural death at annual rally in nation’s capital

Myron McCormick Dies in New Jersey

Funeral services for Philadelphia native scheduled for Jan 24 - 26 in Butler and Boston

Friar News Briefs

Updates about Christopher Dunn, Daniel Horan, Julian Jagudilla, Benedict Taylor, Basil Valente, Jud Weiksnar and others