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Earth Day Celebration in Rome and an Interview at Vatican Radio

On April 22-23, 2023, Conventual, Capuchin, and Secular Franciscans gathered at the Villa Borghese Park in Rome to celebrate Earth Day. The Capuchin ministries “Frate...
Kalwaria Pacławska

Light Dispelling Darkness

Completion of Franciscan Social Theatre Project for Ukrainians  Light Dispelling Darkness  On February 2-6, 2023, a follow up training for the new facilitators of the Franciscan...

Roman VI Meeting: JPIC Representatives of the Franciscan Family

On February 15, 2023, members of Roman VI gathered at the General Curia of the Capuchin Franciscans in Rome. They were also invited...

A Culture of Care in the Amazon: Part III

Friar Erick G. MARÍN CARBALLO, OFM Conv. lives with other religious and laity who are part of his itinerant team. Their shared life is an example of holy simplicity.

A Christmas Prayer for our Ukrainian Friars and the People of Ukraine

Since the war began, we have been praying for the safety and well-being of our friars and the people of Ukraine. As the war...

Fraternal JPIC Visit to the Custody of St. Francis in Colombia

(November 19 - December 2, 2022) Having spent fifteen days in the Amazon, I arrived in Bogotà, Colombia and was able to preside and...

JPIC Visit to the CFF Houses of Initial Formation

During December of 2022, the Delegate General for Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation, (JPIC) Friar Michael LASKY, visited the formation houses of the...

A Culture of Care in the Amazon: Part II

Navigating the Amazon in New Paths of Conversion in Maués and the Community of São Sebastião For me it was an adventure, for Friar Erick G....

A Culture of Care in the Amazon: Part I – Manaus, Brazil

Several days before my trip to the Amazon in the first half of November, Friar Erick G. MARÍN CARBALLO, OFM Conv., asked what I...
Michael LASKY OFMConv

From the Tomb of St. Francis to YouTube

The Letter: A Message for Our Earth After the early morning Mass in the Lower Basilica in Assisi, on the Feast of St. Francis, I...