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Sorry for the silence...

Hello everyone,

It’s been well over a year sine the last time I added any new sites to the Big List or made any other changes to the site. I apologize for that and hope to get back into the swing of things now. The have been several suggestions for site to add during that time and I promise to begin addressing them now.

Pax et bonum,

Two new sites: Franciscan Federation (Third Order Regular) & Secular Franciscans Ireland

Franciscan Federation (Third Order Regular)
“The Mission of the Franciscan Federation is to promote the exploration and study of Franciscan Evangelical Life and its implications for these times and for our world. The Federation provides national and regional opportunities to collaborate, gather…”

Secular Franciscans Ireland


New Site: Santa Angela Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order (San Angelo, Texas)

Santa Angela Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order (San Angelo, Texas)

New site: 2016 Secular Franciscan Quinquennial Congress

2016 Secular Franciscan Quinquennial Congress: Official website for the 2016 Secular Franciscan Quinquennial Congress taking place in St. Louis June 30th to July 4th 2016.

New Site: St. Anthony of Padua Fraternity-Boynton Beach, FL OFS

St. Anthony of Padua Fraternity-Boynton Beach, FL OFS: We are located in Boynton Beach, FL (Palm Beach County) and meet at St. Mark Church Parish, St. Anthony Meeting Room in the St. Francis Center on the third Sunday each month.

Thank you!

Thank you all for your recent comments and suggestions. Obviously, I.m running a little behind but I promise to get back to adding new sites as soon as possible.

Two new sites: Capuchin Franciscans Western America Province & Scattering Seeds

Capuchin Franciscans Western America Province: The friars of the Western America Province seek to serve Christ in a variety of ministries throughout California and Northern Mexico and to be a joyful presence of hope and salvation to all, especially to those most in need.

Scattering Seeds: The Office of Preaching & Evangelization for the Capuchin Franciscans of the St. Joseph Province


Three new sites: Franciscan International Study Centre, Franciscan Interprovincial Novitiate, & Franciscan School of Theology

Franciscan International Study Centre We are a place of Franciscan Christian culture and learning, catering to an international religious and lay student body, teaching theology and Franciscan Studies at undergraduate, graduate and research degree level.

Franciscan Interprovincial Novitiate The Franciscan Interprovincial Novitiate is more than just a place. It is where men from all over North America come to further their discernment process in becoming a Franciscan Friar, in the service of the people of God.

Franciscan School of Theology The mission of the school is to prepare candidates for professional ministry in the Roman Catholic Church, for careers in theological education, and to provide opportunities for enhancing knowledge of Christian faith and the practice of ministry.


Two new sites: Franciscan Intellectual Tradition & the Order of Friars Minor

Franciscan Intellectual Tradition The Commission on the Franciscan Intellectual Tradition was established in 2001 by the English-Speaking Conference of the OFM to promote a contemporary retrieval of the distinctive theological and spiritual vision that animates the Franciscan movement.

Order of Friars Minor | Ordo Fratrum Minorum The OFM is composed of friars, who are incorporated in Provinces and Custodies and governed by the Minister General with his Council. The Rule of the Friars Minor confirmed by Pope Honorius III is the basis of the life and the laws of the Order.


Academy of American Franciscan History

Academy of American Franciscan History The Academy is a research institute affiliated with the Franciscan School of Theology at the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA. The Academy is dedicated to the encouragement of the study of the Franciscan Order in the Americas.