Main Content

HNP Today

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

The General Curia Gains Use of St. Isidore’s College

The General Curia has taken over the use St. Isidore's College in Rome for the next 29 years.

An Active Time At Mount Irenaeus

Many readers of the story understand Don Quixote's experience to be a description of the Church's teaching on purgatory. What an interesting evening we had!

Alcuin Coyle to be Honored at SBU

St. Bonaventure University will award an honorary degree to Alcuin Coyle during the celebration of the feast of St. Bonaventure, July 14-15.

An African Sojourn

After a 21 hour flight, Newark to London, London to Harare, I finally had arrived at my much anticipated destination. I was in Zimbabwe, Africa.

About the Photo

During a recent visit to New York City, the General Vicar and the General Councilor for English-speaking countries took the Circle Line tour around Manhattan. (l-r) Jerome Massimino, Finian McGinn (General Councilor), Vicent Laviano and Francesco Bravi (General Vicar).

Online HNP Provincial Directory Updated

The HNP Provincial Directory has been updated with all changes as of April 1. Friars may download a copy here.

Point Lookout Advisory

The Loop Parkway bridge will be closed from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. through May 30. There will also be mantenance on the water system in the area. Don't worry if the water is somewhat cloudy, it's safe to drink.

Latino Impact on the American Church

Roberto Goizueta, past president of the Catholic Theological Society of America and the Academy of Catholic Hispanic Theologians of the U.S., will speak at Siena College's Franciscan Center for Catholic Studies, on April 6 about the impact of Latinos on the American Church. Details are available here.

Annual JPIC Retreat Scheduled

The annual retreat for JPIC local contacts of HNP ministries is scheduled for the weekend of May 5-7. This promises to be an excellent opportunity to reenergize HNP's JPIC ministry, and help with the 2006-7 planning of the local and Provincial strategies for JPIC ministry.

‘CSI:Lockheed Martin’

Tom Ennis and Pat Sieber, along with 12 others, were arrested at the Lockheed Martin munitions plant on March 20, the anniversary of the start of the gulf war.