The Work of Christ Crucified

The St. Bonaventure Continuing Formation Pilgrimage From February 29 to March 13, 2024, Friar Michael Lasky led a continuing formation pilgrimage for 11 friars who came from Vietnam, Indonesia, Kazakhstan,…

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Diaconate Ordination for 7 Men Religious

On Saturday, April 6, at 10am CDT, seven men religious will be ordained to the Diaconate, including two of our Conventual Franciscan brothers, Friars Pedro Lopez and Franck-Lino Sokpolie. The…

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Friar Martin de Porres Ward

When Friar Martin de Porres Ward shared his vocation story with those desiring to join the Order he would talk about the difficulties he faced - the prejudice he faced…

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Sweet & Spicy

JPIC in Indonesia and the Philippines “The Lord gave me, Brother Francis, thus to begin doing penance in this way: for when I was in sin, it seemed too bitter…

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