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

Friars Get Soaked for Good Cause

Friars Get Soaked for Good Cause

Several take part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


Seasonal Reflection: The Work of Our Hands

Sean O’Brien, Steven Patti, Mark Reamer and Christopher VanHaight discuss their transitions to new assignments

Friars Get Soaked for Good Cause

Several take part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Province Extends Sympathy to Families of Deceased

Michael Madden’s brother, St. Mary’s deacon have died

Friar News Briefs

Updates about Michael Carnevale, Peter Chepaitis, Edward Coughlin, Kevin Cronin, Michael Duffy, Michael Harlan, Paul Lostritto, Daniel Riley, John Schulmeister and others

Allegany Sisters Mark Milestones

Community celebrates anniversaries, awards, building upgrades

Three Friars Profess Final Vows as Franciscans

Ross Chamberland, Jeffery Jordan and Michael Reyes make solemn profession in New York City

Deaths in Franciscan Communities

Three sisters have died

Fall Retreats Focus on Varied Themes

Michael Calabria, Anthony Carrozzo, Thomas Hartle to lead programs in Pennsylvania, Florida

Reconfiguration Process Begins as Councils Meet in Wisconsin

American OFM provincial administrations announce creation of “friar team” to continue planning for future collaboration

Franciscan Friars Call on Obama to Address Border Crisis Compassionately

U.S. provincials ask president to provide basic needs, qualified legal counsel to unaccompanied child refugees