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Summer with Our Student Friars

For the Summer of 2022, friar Edgar Varela, OFM Conv. is participating in the Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) program at ...

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World Peace and Prayer Day

Our province's Fonda, NY Shrine Ministry ~ Saint Kateri Tekakwitha National Shrine and Historic Site will hold a "World Peace ...

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Friar Michael and Friar Gary ~ Corpus Christi 2022

Fr. Michael Heine, OFM Conv. (Minister Provincial) and Fr. Gary Johnson, OFM Conv. (Vicar Provincial) concelebrated the 11:00 a.m. Corpus ...

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Corpus Christi 2022

On Sunday, June 19, 2022, The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi), the friars, ...

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New Province Pastoral Ministry

On July 1, 2022, Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. Pedro de Oliveira, OFM Conv. will begin his ...

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Apostolic Year of Formation

Over this next year (May 2022 – May 2023), friar Joseph Krondon, OFM Conv., a simply professed student friar of ...

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Summer with Our Student Friars

During the Summer Break from studies, the student friars of our province spend time in our varied ministries. In late ...

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Local Friars Attend Air National Guard Clergy Day

Tuesday, June 14, 2022: Hosted by the New York Air National Guard's 174th Attack Wing, Friar Nick and Friar Rick ...

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Reflection by Fr. Ed Ondrako, OFM Conv.

From Pentecost 2021 to Pentecost 2022, I have undertaken a Franciscan tour of reactions to secular modernity. Beginning with the ...

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Reflection by Fr. Ed Ondrako, OFM Conv.

The Scattering of Stars: From Francis of Assisi to Newman, Kolbe, and the Church of Vatican II “The Spirit himself bears ...

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JPIC - Farm Focus

In the last month alone, Little Portion Farm planted nearly 3,000 plants by hand, not including the many beds directly ...

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Cérémonie Chapelle de Cauquigny ~ June 2nd

A Franciscan Friar Conventual priest of our province who served as a US military Paratroopers’ Chaplain, +Capt. Father Ignatius Maternowski, OFM ...

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Ordinary Provincial Chapter 2022 - Part I

Representing the over 170 friars of Our Lady of the Angels Province, sixty Ordinary Provincial Chapter Friar Delegates joined our ...

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Reflection by Fr. Ed Ondrako, OFM Conv.

From Newman as a Critic of Modernity To Vatican II as Newman’s Council  I have nothing of that high perfection, which belongs ...

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Graduations at our High School Ministries

There are many more to come over this next month or so, and we will update this post as each school ...

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Mass on the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord

Read More about Friar Robert: Meet Friar Robert Amrhein, OFM Conv. | Our Lady of the Angels Province, USA (olaprovince.org)

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CNA Article: Roberta Drury, a Catholic victim of Buffalo shooting, 'reflected God's love'

Excerpts included from the Homily by Friar Nick Spano, OFM Conv. at the Funeral Mass for +Roberta Dury, celebrated at ...

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Reflection by Fr. Ed Ondrako, OFM Conv.

Truth re the Russia-Ukraine War and the Greco-Catholic Church  It is not for you to know the times or periods that ...

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5-25-222 Homily by Archbishop Hartmayer ~ Atlanta

During the May 25, 2022 Daily Mass at the Chancery of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta, celebrated by Most ...

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Ordinary Provincial Chapter 2022

Please keep the friars of our province in your prayers as their delegates gather this week for the Ordinary Provincial ...

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Catching Up with Friar Nicholas in Japan

Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. Nicholas Swiatek, OFM Conv. (above center) serves as a parish priest for ...

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Feeding the Hungry, Healing the Ill

A reflection by our Assistant General, Fr. Jude Winkler, OFM Conv., on his recent visit with the Minister General, to ...

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Mark Your Calendars ~ St. Anthony Festival

After several years without it due to the pandemic, the friars, staff, volunteers and pilgrims of our province's Shrine of ...

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Archbishop Curley H.S. Celebrates the Class of '72

May 20, 2022: Our Baltimore, MD high school ministry ~ Archbishop Curley High School gathered to celebrate the Golden Friars ...

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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 following the Gospel of Jesus Christ in the spirit of our founder, St. Francis of Assisi. We invite you to take some time to explore our website to learn about us and our various ministries.

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