Discerning the Priesthood Pt. 1

As promised, I wanted to explain my journey of discernment related to the priesthood and to let everyone know where I stand now.¬†When I started to discern religious life, there were two questions I had to answer: 1)… Read More

The Formation Process

In order to become a Franciscan friar (or any religious), I must follow a process called formation. Formation, as the word implies, is about orienting oneself to God in a special way, allowing for changes and transformations to… Read More

So… What am I doing, and WHY am I doing it?

For a lot of you, I’m sure you’re wondering what the heck I’m doing with my life. You’ve heard that I’m joining the Franciscans, you’ve seen Robin Hood and so are familiar with Friar Tuck, and you’re trying… Read More