Franciscan Friars

Franciscan Statement on the Immigration Ban

The Franciscan Friars of the United States respond to President Donald J. Trump's executive order on immigration. By Friar Tom Washburn, OFM

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The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and Washington Monument are seen in Washington Oct. 2, 2017. This year the federal holiday marking the birthday of the slain civil right's leader is Jan. 15. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)

Dr. King’s ‘Dream’ for America

Is it a dream realized?

Christopher Heffron

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The saints are our guides to God.

In Honor of the Saints

The saints are our guides to God, friends on our faith journey, and constant companions. No wonder they're so popular! By Jack Wintz, OFM

Jack Wintz, OFM

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A Christmas Message from the Franciscan Friars

The Franciscan Friars of St. John the Baptist Province wish you a blessed Christmas!

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Memories of Mother Teresa

We should do as Mother Teresa did and make our lives something beautiful for God. By Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle

Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle

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True Meaning of Christmas

The True Spirit of Christmas

If you take Christmas to heart and get past the anxieties in arranging for gifts and parties, you will experience a birth in yourself. By Thomas Moore

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Thanksgiving

Celebrate Thanksgiving! Find Catholic Thanksgiving prayers, read stories on giving thanks, and send e-cards!

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Interreligious Dialogue: A Movement in Motion

“Dialogue is born from an attitude of respect for the other person," Pope Francis says. Discourse among Christians, Jews, and Muslims have come a long way, but there's much more work to be done.

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Franciscan Spirituality: God is Love

Franciscan spirituality is centered around one simple fact: God is love.

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Saint Francis: A Witness to Faith

Saint Francis's life shows us that being a Christian means having a living relationship with the person of Jesus.

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