A blog focusing on the fraternal and ministerial activities of Holy Name Province and the Order.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Stan this past fall, which devastated many impoverished, rural communities throughout Guatemala, 14 Siena students and I traveled to three remote Guatemalan highland locations in January and delivered desperately needed assistance.
At an Immigration Night on Jan. 19 at St. Camillus, 200 people gathered to listen to Bishop Francisco González and Kevin Appleby of the USCCB.
Regis Duffy was more than a theological colleague. He was my friend.
John Burke has a new e-mail address.
The Poor Clares in Andover, Mass. have a new mailing address.
The library at St. Anthony's Friary in St. Petersburg lacks a copy of Adalbert Callahan's Medieval Francis in Modern America, the first history of Holy Name Province.
You can help win $5,000 for St. Anthony's Guild by participating in the current Catholic Digest's "Love Your Neighbor" offering.
John O'Connor has been attending a meeting of new Provincials at the General Curia in Rome. Photos from this meeting can be found on the General Curia's web site.
On Jan. 22, the friar community welcomed Dorothy and Gene Greene and some of their family members for a special dedication.
The stained glass window depicting St. Francis's "Canticle of the Sun" has added to our tiny chapel's simple beauty and prayerful atmosphere. On Jan. 11, John O'Connor, accompanied by the Provincial Council, solemnly blessed and dedicated the window.