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HNP Today

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

Province Extends Sympathy to Families of Deceased

Former Timon High School principal and relatives of two friars have died

Pilgrimages Welcome Participants on 2019 Journeys

Trips to Italy and Holy Land offered by CTU, Province’s FMU and Franciscan Pilgrimage Programs focus on diverse themes and groups – including veterans, Spanish speakers and St. Anthony devotees

Ministry Opportunities in Maryland and California

Friar-priest needed for Walter Reed Medical Center, executive director sought for multi-service St. Anthony Foundation


Administration announces assignment change for Brian Jordan

Deaths in Franciscan Communities

Two Franciscan sisters have died

Moving On: Reflection by a Ringwood Resident

Philip O’Shea describes reaction to recent friary news, highlighting importance of brothers 'bearing together whatever may come our way'

Time of Grace: Walking with St. Oscar Romero / Tiempo de gracia: Caminando con San Oscar Romero

Friar describes St. Camillus Parish’s six-month initiative to honor the late archbishop of San Salvador – in English and en Español

Reflection: My Journey in a Racially Divided Country

In commemoration of Martin Luther King holiday, John Anglin shares observations of attitudes and experiences

Recently-professed Friars Appreciate Sharing, Listening

Casey Cole describes 2019 SPUFY gathering attended by nine friars

Reflecting on 2018

Ten friars describe highlights of year, recalling local and global events that made significant impact