Ministries Share Digital Gospel Message During Lent

Maria Hayes Around the Province

David Convertino, OFM, was a newly ordained priest when a woman came up to him before Mass and asked that in his homily, he give parishioners “something to hold on to that will carry us through the week.” Her comment inspired “Lent in My Pocket,” a booklet containing one thought to reflect on daily throughout Lent and Holy Week. Available as …

Daily Prayers Go Digital

Jocelyn Thomas In the Headlines

NEW YORK — For the new year, the HNP Development Office has launched a new prayer initiative from a new social networking platform — Instagram, a photo- and video-sharing service. Called “90 Prayers for 90 Days,” this digital “insta-inspiration” is succeeding in both delivering spiritual messages to the faithful and allowing more people to get to know the Franciscans. Like many …