As the Franciscan Family celebrates 800th annivesary of the "first crib", the friars in Galway have prepared a special crib display, viewing from 8th December.
The Franciscan Family celebrates the 800th Anniversary of Confirmation of the Rule of Saint Francis.
This year Franciscans celebrate eight centuries of the Franciscan way of life.
Franciscan Cardinal and Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, Pierbattista Pizzaballa OFM, has written a letter denouncing the terrible violence in the Holy Land and calling for peace.
Liam Kelly OFM writes of the "Franciscan Crown" or "The Seven Joys".
Learning from Saint Francis to be a listening Franciscan Fraternity.
Our Next Discernment Weekend
Our brother, Hyacinth, a long-time missionary in South Africa, has gone home to God.
Br Philip McMahon celebrated his Solemn Profession on 17 September.
The Season of Creation begins on 1st September and ends on the Feast of St Francis, 4th October.
Irish and British friars hold a Provincial Chapter.