Help us Nurture, Cherish, and Care for God’s Creation

Help us Nurture, Cherish, and Care for God’s Creation

This month we celebrate the 5th anniversary of Laudato Si’ – the environmental encyclical of Pope Francis that calls on the faithful to take up our moral responsibility to defend, nurture, and care for Creation. The encyclical is a powerful call to remember that...
We need your help

We need your help

Covid-19 has devastated normalcy and we pray for all the families tragically struck by this disease. Most at risk are those in whom we, as Christians, are called to see the face of God – the homeless, those in poverty, those without healthcare, the discriminated...
Franciscan Action Network 2019 Annual Report

Franciscan Action Network 2019 Annual Report

The Franciscan Action Network (FAN) is proud to share news of the past year’s successes in our 2019 Annual Report. We encourage all of our Institutional and individual members and other members of the Franciscan family to take a moment to read through it as it...
Franciscan Values Guiding FAN

Franciscan Values Guiding FAN

At FAN’s founding in 2007, these Franciscan Values were written out to establish guiding principles for our work. FRANCISCAN VALUES GUIDING FAN Developed by Fr. Tom Nairn, OFM Senior Director of Ethics, Catholic Health Association “Most High, all-powerful, good...