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Central American Custody - “Mary, Mother of Mercy”

A message from our Minister Provincial, the Very Reverend Fr. James McCurry, OFM Conv.: Effective today, the new Central American Custody ...

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Addio, Friar Donald! ... Welcome Home!

Adapted from a message by Fr. Jude Winkler, OFM Conv., CFF Assistant General of our Order: The friars of the Basilica ...

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JPIC News - Farm Focus

Adapted from a new series, "Farm Focus" presented by Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. Michael Lasky, OFM ...

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Congratulations!

Three friars in the delegation in Costa Rica will be graduating from the Universidad Teológica de América Central of San ...

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All Saints of the Seraphic Order ~ November 29th

In the Bull of Pope Honorius III, issued November 29, 1223, the Final Rule of our Order was ratified.  The ...

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Featured Ministry

The 2017 Thanksgiving Weekend was full of festivities for our friars of Our Lady of the Angels Friary, in Winston-Salem, ...

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Province Blessings

October 4, 2017: While attending a Papal audience in St. Peter’s Square, Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. ...

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Friar Made Candles for Christmas

Our Franciscan Soy Candle ministry benefits a fund for the care of our aged and infirmed friars. The 2017 Christmas ...

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Ministries Come Together in Durham

Friday, November 17, 2017: Our friars of St. Anthony Friary in Durham, NC hosted FriarFest a semesterly event that included ...

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Friar Jubiliarians serving the Archdiocese of Baltimore

Monday, November 20, 2017: Jubilarians from the Archdiocese of Baltimore were honored for their years of service. Pictured on the ...

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JPIC News

The Sultan and the Saint Mark your Calendars and/or set your DVR! National Broadcast: December 26, 2017 at 8PM on PBS ...

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Greccio 2017

Greccio Experience: This image is just one example of the many opportunities throughout the ministries of our provinces, to celebrate ...

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They Came and They Saw!

Our Lady of the Angels Province held a "Come and See" weekend this past November 10-12, 2017. The friars who ...

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Members of the Camp Lemonier Catholic community, U.S. Navy Lt. Santo P. Cricchio, Catholic chaplain, and U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Philip E. Hynes, future operations, prepare to distribute school supplies to students of the Aecole Boules Catholic Primary School, Djibouti, Africa, on Sept. 7, 2005. The supplies were donated by American school children and Camp Lemonier military members.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Stacy L. Pearsall)  (Released)

Featured Friar ~ Fr. Santo Cricchio, OFM Conv.

Having already studied Psychology, Philosphy and Theology (earning his Masters from Washington Theological Union in 2000, as well as a ...

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Featured Ministry - The Companions of St. Anthony

The Companions of St. Anthony is the Evangelization and Development ministry of our province. Originating in the early 1990's through ...

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November Come and See

At the end of the November 5-11, 2017 National Vocation Awareness Week, our province will be holding another "Come and ...

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Province & Custody Leadership Meeting

October 30-31, 2017: The Ministers Custodial (aka Custos) from our two Provincial Custodies, Friar Ronaldo Gomes da Silva, OFM Conv. ...

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National Vocation Awareness Week

November 5-11, 2017: National Vocation Awareness Week (NVAW) is an annual celebration of the Catholic Church in the United States ...

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Minister Provincial Reflections

Excerpts from a November 2, 2017  letter to our friars by our Minister Provincial, the Very Reverend Fr. James McCurry, OFM ...

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Friar Leads Prayerful Art Tour

Based on information from the October 31, 2017 online article in CRUX by Yonat Shimron This week marks the 500th Anniversary of ...

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Ite Vos Symposium - Nov 4th

Taken from the Franciscan Families of Assisi Franciscan Friars in Chapter: A Path for Walking Together and Growing in Common Vocation and ...

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#GivingTuesday

For years, many have looked forward to the end of November to not only celebrate Thanksgiving (in the USA - ...

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We Remember

Halloween - All Saints Day - All Souls Day Hallow means a holy person or a saint. Halloween (October 31st) is ...

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CFF Semi-Annual Assembly

October 23-27, 2017: The Ministers Provincial and Custodial of the CFF (Conventual Franciscan Federation) convened in Santa Fe, New Mexico, ...

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We Franciscan Friars of Our Lady of the Angels Province, Order of Friars Minor Conventual (OFM Conv.) are members of a worldwide Roman Catholic fraternity (Religious Men) who follow the Gospel of Jesus Christ in the spirit of our founder, St. Francis of Assisi. We invite you to take some time to explore all of our website to learn about us and our various ministries.



Birthday, Profession, Ordination and Death Anniversaries for The Order of Friars Minor Conventual (OFM Conv.) throughout the World

As our friars serve throughout the East Coast of North America, as well as in Italy, Japan, Great Britain, Ireland and Brazil, it was important for our province to be able to find a way to let all of the friars have a better understanding of the work of their confreres, in different areas. This video was created to share our province history and future with all of our friars serving in the vast ministries. Although originally created for the friars to view, we felt it would be a great resource for all to learn more about us. Enjoy!