People of Faith Are Taking Action for the Environment

People of Faith Are Taking Action for the Environment

Maryland Catholics Advocate in AnnapolisOn Feb. 18th, in Annapolis, Maryland, Catholics from 19 parishes gathered (pictured, top) to march to the State House where they advocated with elected officials in support of the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Act. Former FAN board...
40 Days; 40 Ways: A Guide to a Green Lent

40 Days; 40 Ways: A Guide to a Green Lent

As Franciscans, we consistently examine our relational understanding of creation. Looking to theologians like St. Bonaventure who developed a theological and spiritual vision that acknowledged all creation as emanating from the goodness of God, existing as a...
They Took the Plunge!

They Took the Plunge!

They did it! The FAN team of Patrick Carolan and Patrilie Hernandez took the plunge and raised over $5,000 for the Franciscan Action Network and the Chesapeake Climate Action Network.Thank you for your support and prayers–we couldn’t have done it without...
Help FAN #TakethePlunge And #KeepWinterCold

Help FAN #TakethePlunge And #KeepWinterCold

It’s that time of the year again! The Franciscan Action Network (FAN) has once again teamed up with the Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) to take part in the Polar Bear Plunge happening at National Harbor just outside of Washington, D.C. on Saturday January...
Franciscan Family Post-Paris Webinars Now Available

Franciscan Family Post-Paris Webinars Now Available

The Franciscan Delegation has returned home from Paris with a renewed sense of responsibility to continue to care for our common home. The COP21 summit was extremely informative and the whole Franciscan Family now looks forward to the next challenges and steps we need...