Eight Hilarious Religious Jokes

What would religious be if we didn’t have a sense of humor? Our life is a bit absurd, and it’s great to have a laugh at ourselves from time to time. While still getting in the swing of… Read More

What Happens When Friars Get Old?

Friars may retire from our work, but we never retire from this life

Ministry… at a bar?

As friars, we have never been afraid to go where people were. Why start now?

My Prayer of Fidelity

Woody Allen is famously quoted as saying, “Eighty percent of life is showing up.” For many, this is an example one of those cheesy motivational quotes found on posters of soaring eagles or sunsets over mountains, feel-good lines… Read More

A Spirit of Itinerancy

As itinerants, friars are constantly on the move: we change dwelling places, ministries, friar communities, and schedules. As I’ve alluded to here and there, the reason we do this is to avoid attachment and to remind us that… Read More