Father Massimo Fusarelli succeeds Father Michael Perry, a native of Indianapolis, who led the order since 2013.
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An interview with Franciscan Father Peter Vasko
Speaking to the AP, Father Gannon said he believes that the three men were abused and said that their race— all three are black— and the fact that all three are poor did not factor into the size of the settlement.
The newest member of St. Francis Monastery Cochabamba, Bolivia, is furry and has four legs. The pup, who is taking social media by storm, even has his own Franciscan habit.
Mother Rosemae Pender, foundress of the Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist, died unexpectedly during her jubilee Mass, but her legacy of joyful religious life rooted in Christ remains.
Father Dhiya Aziz's July 4 kidnapping was the latest in a series of attacks on Christian religious since the start of the Syrian civil war in 2011.
Msgr. Francis Weber compared the Franciscan missionary to former president of the United States Abraham Lincoln, who, despite being heavily criticized during his life for working to abolish slavery, 'was one of the greatest presidents we’ve ever had.'
A mission the Franciscan priest preached this January in Indianapolis manifested an eccentric ministry that has drawn both criticism and praise over the years.