Franciscan Federation Debuts New Promotional Items

HNP Communications Franciscan World

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Just in time for gift items for the Feast of St. Francis on Oct. 4, the Franciscan Federation has made available several new promotional items to commemorate the much-loved saint.

New this season are mugs with a scene of Assisi, plastic water bottles that say, “Think Outside the Bottle,” and luggage tags and keychains showing the crucifix. To view the items, visit

To assure delivery by Oct. 1, the Federation asks that orders be placed today. Call 202-529-2334; fax 202-529-7016, or email

The Washingon-D.C.-based Federation is an educational organization committed to educating members in the Franciscan Third Order Regular Charism, as well as in the implications for this charism as it is lived out in the world. It offers educational and ongoing development programs for its members.