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Homily of Pope Francis on the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi

We hope you had a Blessed Feast of St. Francis! The following is a homily given by Pope Francis during the Oct. 4th Feast Day Mass at the Basilica of St. Francis in Assisi, Italy. I give you thanks, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for you have hidden these things from the wise...
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Franciscan Green (Part 2)

The following is Part 2 of an interview conducted with Fr. Joe Rozansky, OFM, international director of JPIC. In it, Fr. Joe explains why the Franciscans care about the environment and what each of us can do to help out with the cause. The article was written by Alicia von...
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Franciscan Green (Part 1)

The following is the first installment of an interview conducted with Fr. Joe Rozansky, OFM, international director of the Franciscan Office for Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC). In it, Fr. Joe explains the role of JPIC and how he became involved in the area of...
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HNP’s Commitment to Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation

By Russell Testa One aspect of the lives of the friars that enjoys broad support, and is present in the varied ministries in which they serve, is a strong commitment to justice, peace and integrity of creation; “JPIC” as it is called for short. In the Franciscan tradition,...
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