The friars sadly departed Clonmel and Athlone in January. Minister Provincial, Aidan McGrath OFM, spoke of gratitude and hope at the packed Masses of Thanksgiving celebrated in both towns.
Liam Kelly OFM reflects on Pope Benedict's deep appreciation of the Franciscan charism.
Our brother, Peter O’Grady OFM went home peacefully to the Lord on 5th January 2023 (Franciscan Abbey, Galway and St Francis Friary, Cork). He was resident in Carrigoran Nursing Home.
We wish you a blessed and happy Christmas. May you know peace in your hearts and homes, as we continue to pray for Christ’s peace in our divided world.
A new film is released about the Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’.
Pope Francis talks about forthcoming “Franciscan Anniversaries”.
Joe’s ministry among the peoples of several countries was truly blessed.