Thursday, June 13, 2024
Finlandia

Conventual Franciscans Preaching Peace Again in Rauma, Finland

Sometime in the 14th century, the Conventual Franciscan friars established a friary and built the Church of the Holy Cross in Rauma, Finland. This was...
Candles

Greccio and the O Antiphons

Creating Your Nativity Scene with Pope Francis is a free Franciscan resource*, available in sixteen languages, honoring the 800th anniversary of the Christmas at...
Assisi

Teaching Moments for JPIC in July and August

On August 31, 2023, Friar Michael LASKY, the General Delegate for Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC), taught a seminar for the “Percorsi...

We Will Not Be Satisfied…

An Invitation for the Friars to Pray for West Africa and Venezuela  Pope Francis’ theme for the Season of Creation 2023, Let Justice and Peace...
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Work of the Franciscan Action Network in the USA

Inspired by the Gospel of Jesus, and the example of Saints Francis and Clare, the Franciscan Action Network (FAN) is a collective Franciscan voice...
GPIC

“Proclaim the Gospel of Creation” Prayer Service

“Proclaim the Gospel of Creation” Prayer Service.  Marking the Conclusion of Laudato Si’ Week 2023.  On Pentecost Sunday, May 28, 2023, Friars Marco MARONI and Michael...
GPIC

Franciscan Discipleship and the Common Good

Franciscan Discipleship and the Common Good  St. Bonaventure Project Pilgrimage 2023  St. Bonaventure once said of St. Francis, “In things of beauty, he contemplated the One...
Siria

Franciscan Social Theatre: Project Syria

Franciscan Social Theatre is a perfect example of what Pope Francis talks about in Fratelli Tutti, when he says, “Hope is bold.” With these...
REFA-GPIC

JPIC Pilgrimage to Assisi and Rome

On April 20-28, 2023, the 2023 Assisi Project Pilgrimage took place in Italy. The main theme of this formation event was the Franciscan Centenary...
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Herbalism and JPIC at Casa Kolbe

Friars Stanisław JAROMI, Kazimierz FRANKIEWICZ, and Tomasz TĘGOWSKI recently led a group of pilgrims from Poland on a Franciscan Environmental Pilgrimage to Italy. On April...