The Way of St. Francis

The Way of St. Francis is a full-color magazine published by the Franciscan Friars of California (OFM), three times a year (Winter / Spring / Fall) which provides ongoing information about the life, ministry,...

The Canticle of the Creatures

https://youtu.be/Js4tVt8KsBY The Canticle of the Creatures is a hymn of praise that recapitulates Francis's journey to God in and through the beautiful things of creation. For Francis all creation became a theophany, a manifestation...

Franciscan Friars in the Great Northwest

Meet the Franciscan friars of the Great Northwest! At present, we have two major fraternities (houses) of friars in the region: one with a concentration of men living and working in the Portland, Oregon...

Franciscan Spirituality

Time, Hospitality, and Eucharist: The Road to Emmaus By Daniel P. Horan, OFM Originally Posted May 4, 2014 Last week’s Gospel featuring the so-called “doubting” Thomas, one of the Twelve also called Didymus, tends...