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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 friars Kenneth Harding and Guy Michaud have died

Friars Present FMM Sisters with Francis Medal

Quarter century of shared service by Franciscan Missionaries of Mary recognized at Holy Name of Jesus Church’s “happy event for a sad occasion”

Canadian Documentary and other ESC News

Habits in Cincinnati, meeting in Alaska, opening of youth center in Mexico, and installation of new Stations in Arizona among recent updates

Franciscans Respond to Attacks on New Zealand Mosques

Friars, ministries offer support for Christchurch victims, as Order and Arab-Islamic specialist Michael Calabria share messages

Friar News Briefs

Updates about David Bossman, Ross Chamberland, Dan Horan, Abraham Joseph, Dan Riley and others

Deaths in Franciscan Communities

Four friars and five Franciscan sisters have died


Administration announces new assignments for five friars

Reflection: Finding Our Way to God

Kevin Mackin describes need to assess our lives and to act on what is important

John Jaskowiak Marks 50 Years as a Friar

Boston resident looks back at half-century of Franciscan life

Alexander Di Lella Dies

Funeral services for Old Testament scholar set for March 27 at St. Bonaventure Church