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

Book by Friar – and Jesus – Answers Questions

Most Important Book You Will Ever Read features Jesus of Nazareth as co-author as it attempts to provide insights into life, suffering and death

Mourning the Deaths of Franciscans

Friars from Assumption BVM, Sacred Heart provinces and three Franciscan sisters have died

‘Franciscans: Coast to Coast’ – A Book of Historic Photos Now for Sale

Book by OLG provincial Jack Clark Robinson showing 150 historic photos published as part of Images of America series

General Council’s Statement of Solidarity and Other News Around the Order

Gathering of Russian friars, commemoration in Western Canada, and assistance for migrants in New Mexico highlight recent OFM events

Siena Friars Present Francis Medal to Administrator for her ‘Franciscan Heart’

Recently retired Siena College HEOP director recognized on feast of St. Francis

Reflection: Beginning the Advent-ure

Kevin Mackin describes season of hope and encourages living each day with purpose

CTU Students Learn about La 72 Project

Formation student John Neuffer describes goals of migrant shelter in Mexico after listening to presentation at Catholic Theological Union

Former Professor Philip O’Shea Dies

Nov. 30 Memorial Mass held for Massachusetts native who spent decades evangelizing as Ministry of Word member

Order Update: Franciscan Participation in Amazon Synod and Other News

General minister health report, images of Saints Francis and Clare visiting 18 counties, and East Asia Conference meeting highlight recent Curia developments

School at Virginia Parish Wins National ‘Blue Ribbon’ Distinction

Pastor John O’Connor says prestigious award received by St. Francis of Assisi School in Triangle validates long-standing Franciscan commitment to educational excellence not only in higher education but also in educating elementary and middle school students.