Sunday, October 2, 2022
California-USA

California-USA: Novitiate Workshop

From September 19-23, 2022, Friar Jude WINKLER presented a workshop on the Gospels and the Psalms to the novices of the Conventual Franciscan Federation...
“Posada Guadalupe Shelter”

United States: The Posada Guadalupe Shelter and Other Efforts to Help the Undocumented

For sixteen years, Friar Phillip LEY of the Province of Our Lady of Consolation in the USA (OLC) has run the Posada Guadalupe Shelter...
Great Britain-Ireland

Great Britain-Ireland: Ordinary Custodial Chapter – Part I

From September 5-9, 2022, the friars of the Provincial Custody of Blessed Agnellus of Pisa in Great Britain-Ireland (BAP) of the Province of Our...
James REITER OFMConv

USA: First Religious Brother Serving as Vicar Provincial and Provincial Secretary

On May 18, 2022, Pope Francis issued a rescript concerning the possibility of religious brothers exercising authority (even as Major Superiors) in our Order...
El Paso, Texas, USA

Franciscan Martyrs in the Borderland

On Monday, August 9, 2022, relics of the Conventual Franciscan martyrs, Blessed Michał TOMASZEK and Zbigniew STRZAŁKOWSKI (Martyrs of Pariacoto, Peru), as well as...
USA - OLC

USA -OLC: Ordinary Provincial Chapter – Part II

On July 18-21, 2022, the Province of Our Lady of Consolation in the USA (OLC) held the second part of its Ordinary Provincial Chapter...
new-novices-2022-2023

Inauguration of the 2022-23 Novitiate Year of the CFF

On July 13, 2022, a new year began for the community at the St. Francis of Assisi Novitiate in Arroyo Grande, California, USA. This...
USA-OLA

USA-OLA: Ordinary Provincial Chapter – Part II

From July 11-15, 2022, the friars of the Province of Our Lady of the Angels in the USA (OLA) gathered at the Maritime Center...

Ceremony to Welcome the New Postulancy Class of the CFF

On July 8, 2022, three men were officially welcomed into the postulancy program of the Conventual Franciscan Federation (CFF). The Rite of Beginning Fraternity was...
USA-SB

USA-SB: Ordinary Provincial Chapter – Part II

From June 27 to July 1, 2022, the friars of the Province of St. Bonaventure in the USA (SB) celebrated the second part of...