Franciscan Institute Announces New Book

Friar David Flood writes about early Franciscans Around the Province

ALLEGANY, N.Y. — The Franciscan Institute of St. Bonaventure University here announced the publication of a new book last week.

The Daily Labor of the Early Franciscans was written by Fr. David Flood, OFM, who lives at the provincial headquarters of St. Joseph Province in Montreal, Quebec. 

The book, which is $30, can be ordered by calling 716-375-2105 or online It is not available on, according to Fr. Robert Karris, OFM, a resident of St. Bonaventure Friary.