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HNP Today

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

Siena Students Journey to Guatemala

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.

Parishioners Learn About Immigration

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, Franciscan, Dies

Regis Duffy was more than a theological colleague. He was my friend.

New or Changed E-Mail Addresses

John Burke has a new e-mail address.

Poor Clare Address Change

The Poor Clares in Andover, Mass. have a new mailing address.

St. Petersburg Library Missing History Book

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.

Help Win Money for the Guild

You can help win $5,000 for St. Anthony's Guild by participating in the current Catholic Digest's "Love Your Neighbor" offering.

Photos of the New Provincials Meeting

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.

Plaque Dedicated at Arch Street

On Jan. 22, the friar community welcomed Dorothy and Gene Greene and some of their family members for a special dedication.

Margate Window Dedicated

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.