Living and proclaiming the Gospel is our goal. We do so as brothers to each other and to the world, living with and for the poor, promoting justice, peace and the care of creation, working with all women and men of good will and inviting them to share our Franciscan spirit. Facing our future with hope, we echo Francis of Assisi who said, "Let us begin again."Learn More
Fr. Mark Soehner - Year of Mercy presentationYear of Mercy
Fr. Cliff Hennings, OFM - Why Follow Francis?Watch Video
Fr. Roger Lopez, OFM - What drew you to St. Francis and the Franciscans?Watch Video
Franciscan Friars will not abandon the people of Syria
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