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MARTYR FOR JUSTICE

A Franciscan Friar, a  Jesuit priest, along with two lay companions, all victims of murder at the hands of death squads during years of terror in El Salvador, are to be beatified on January 22 in San Salvador “I ask the Lord to give me

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Season of Creation 2021

A Home for All From September 1st to October 4th the Christian family celebrates the good gift of creation. this global celebration began in 1989 with Ecumenical Patriarchate;s recognition of the Day of Prayer for Creation and is now embraced by the wide ecumenical community.

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New Franciscan Minister General

BR. MASSIMO FUSARELLI, NEW OFM MINISTER GENERALOn Tuesday, 13 July 2021, at Collegio Internationale San Lorenzo da Brindisi (Rome), His Eminence, Cardinal João Braz de Aviz, Prefect of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life, who was appointed by His

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Laudato Si Week 2021 On Sunday, Pope Francis started the 10-day celebration with his Papal Angelus, a beautiful way to invite the Holy Spirit into the crowning event of the Laudato Si’ Special Anniversary Year. Laudato Si’ Week 2021, to be held May 16-25, will

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THE FUTURE OF THE FRANCISCANS IN CUBA

Before the revolution in Cuba, there were 104 friars in seventeen communities spread in various parts of the country. Today, there are six friars: four from other countries (Mexico, USA, Guatemala and Ireland) and two Cubans; one who made his solemn profession in 2020 and

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