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HNP Today

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

A Palm Sunday Welcome

Dominic Monti paid a fraternal visit to the friars at Arch Street on Palm Sunday. It was his first visit since becoming Provincial Vicar.

A Touch of London at Arch St.

On Palm Sunday evening, the friars and about 175 interested listeners were treated to a wonderful recital of sacred music by the 46 voices of the Eltham College Choir from London.

Friar in the News

Brian Jordan appears in a story in today's The New York Times in which he protests the moving of a cross from the site of the World Trade Center to a hanger at Kennedy airport.

‘House of Worship Flourishes at Mall’

The Albany Times Union carried an article on the friars' chapel in an Albany strip mall.

Charles Finnegan to be Honored

Charlie Finnegan will be presented an honorary doctorate at Neumann College during the academic awards convocation there on April 21. Neumann College is located in Aston, Pa.

‘Clergy in Handcuffs’ Protest

Clergy in Handcuffs gathered last week in Wilmington in opposition to H.R. 4437. They also called for comprehensive immigration reform which makes legalization assessible to those who have earned it.

Camden Churches Walk for Peace

On April 8, more than 40 parishioners from St. Anthony of Padua in Camden participated with members of 93 other Camden churches in the second Annual Camden Prayer Walk.

Seeking Friars Ministering to People with AIDS

Franciscans International would like to contact as many Franciscans as possible to better understand their experiences in their work, needs and concerns regarding HIV and AIDS.

Friar Assignments

Stephen Doyle is heading to Florida, and Fergus Healey is going to 103 Arch Street.

General Minister Visits Russia

The General Minister visited the Patriarchate of Moscow from March 21 to 24.