At this special time of the year, we are inspired by the story of the Nativity and the images it provokes. From the poor displaced couple made to give birth to their Son in a stable, to the shepherds caring for their flocks and the gifts of the Magi, we share a collective tradition of gift-giving. One of the strongest messages of Christmas is generosity.
A close to capacity crowd was on hand for the World Premiere of The Sultan and the Saint Docudrama in Washington, D.C.
Last week we hosted our third annual Cardinal McCarrick Award Benefit where the Cardinal himself was on hand to honor Karenna Gore of Union Theological Seminary’s Center for Earth Ethics.
After the divisive election season this year, FAN invites you to take a pledge to move forward with civility.
The Franciscan Action Network is proud to count ourselves among the many faith leaders and organizations working in solidarity with the Native people of the Standing Rock and other tribes peacefully protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline from going through their sacred lands.
Click here for both a mid-year legislative analysis on gun violence prevention trends as well as information on the December Sabbath 2016 weekend.
Recently, the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has invited all dioceses across the country to unite in a Day of Prayer for Peace in Our Communities on September 9.
The Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia, members of the Franciscan Action Network, have compiled this list of online resources for use during the Season of Creation month.