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From the Friars · 3W ago

Not Enough

I have this insatiable thirst for God. In the morning it is a quiet presence hovering in my heart, inviting me to rest without words or ideas. By evening it becomes a wild fire that burns an...
From the Friars · 1M ago

Saint Bonaventure

Studying #SaintBonaventure on his feastday! Always with the help of Our Lady (it is Saturday) @ Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit. The STL program for priests here is really amazing!
From the Friars · 1M ago

The One Who Waited For God

Mary - The One Who Waited For GodPodcast from Fr. Jeremiah Shryock, CFR. Our Lady's life was one of waiting for God. Because she was always waiting and listening for God's voice Mary was abl...
From the Friars · 2M ago

General Chapter

Newly elected leadership!Back row L-RFr. John Anthony - General VicarFr. John Paul - General ServantBr. Shawn - General CouncilFront row L-RFr. Emmanuel - General CouncilFr. Solanus - Genera...
From the Friars · 2M ago

New podcasts

The Present Moment by Fr. Jeremiah, CFRhttps://soundcloud.com/franciscan-friars/the-present-momentOften times we live in two places; the past and the future. The only "real" place there is i...
From the Friars · 2M ago

Emptying

Emptying“He must increase, but I must decrease.” Jn 3:30I.Too often when we speak about ourselves, we define our “I” by the passing things of this world. We call this false notion of ourselv...
From the Friars · 2M ago

First Mass Homliy

Homily from Fr. Luke Fletcher, CFR, on the occasion of the first Mass of the six newly ordained friars. Given at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in Manhattan, New York City, on Sunday, May 2...
From the Friars · 3M ago

WHO AM I?

Podcast from Br. Gabriel and Fr. Luke. Just back from a great retreat, we discuss the question of identity. Who am I? Listen to learn more!https://soundcloud.com/franciscan-friars/who-am-i i...
From the Friars · 3M ago

Divinization: The Fullness of Christian Life

Podcast by Fr. Jeremiah, CFRhttps://soundcloud.com/franciscan-friars/divinization-the-fullness-of-christian-life iTuneshttps://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/from-the-friars/id1100357971Google ...
From the Friars · 3M ago

Why Lourdes is Famous

Lourdes is famous for many reasons, most of which is that everyone who comes receives graces of healing and graces of gratitude.  I was privileged the other day to visit the baths with my gr...