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May 26, 2017

800 Years in the Holy Land

In 1217 the Franciscans arrived in the Holy Land… they have been present there since!

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May 18, 2017

Caring for Our Common Home

A new book looks at the Franciscan roots of Pope Francis’ “Laudato Si – Caring for Our Common Home”.

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May 06, 2017

The Franciscan Calling

A reflection for Vocations Sunday on the gift of God’s calling.

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May 02, 2017

Paschal Slevin OFM, RIP

Paschal Slevin OFM was a long-time missionary in Zimbabwe.

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April 21, 2017

Padraig Coleman OFM, RIP

Fr Padraig Coleman OFM died suddenly on Thursday 20 April.

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April 15, 2017

The Power of Love

In his Easter Letter the Minister General sees the power of the Easter victory overcoming evil, even in Syria.

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April 13, 2017

Franciscan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

This October join the Irish Franciscans in walking the footsteps of Jesus.

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April 10, 2017

Our Minister General Visits Aleppo

“Only in God can we be Saved”: Message of the Minister General on his visit to Aleppo.

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March 31, 2017

Romero Mass in Athlone

Franciscans marked the centenary of the birth of Blessed Oscar Romero.

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March 20, 2017

Minister General Visits South Sudan

The people of South Sudan are suffering from war and hunger.

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