The Vote Passed!

Big News for the Franciscans of the United States!

Taking a Break

After forty days of lent, we’ve finally reached Easter and can triumphantly proclaim, “He is Risen! Alleluia!” I appreciate all who followed the Franciscan Media lenten series each week, and all the many words of encouragement I heard along the way. It… Read More

The View From the Top

Every year in formation, the Franciscans of my province host an event called “Intersession,” a meeting of all levels of formation between the sessions of school for a workshop and time for fellowship (hence intersession and not intercession)…. Read More

What I’ll Take With Me

As hard as it is to believe, Christian and I had our last Spanish class yesterday. After a little more than seven weeks, our time is up at La72, and we’ll be heading to Mexico City  on Wednesday… Read More

It’s TV Time

Looking for something to watch on TV? How about this…

The Longest Day

Our first day in Mexico was the longest day of my life.  Beginning our travels at 10pm on Monday evening (having been awake for thirteen hours already), we took a plane to a bus to another plane to… Read More

Moving Out!

After three years in Washington, D.C., my time to move has come. Here are two big announcements!

The Young and the Restructured

Some worry that religious life is a dying institution. Not me.