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.
The Order of Friars Minor have developed a resource booklet for use as a study guide along side "Laudato Si."
FAN is proud to have two Franciscan members in the task force who helped develop this educational toolkit on Human Trafficking in Wisconsin. Some components are adaptable to other state's statistics.
Family detention is the systematic incarceration of asylum-seeking mothers and children, mostly from Central America. Currently there are three detention facilities in the country, located in Berks County, PA; Karnes City and Dilley, TX.
By now, everyone has heard of the split decision from the Supreme Court on the President's executive actions regarding DACA and DAPA. FAN issued this statement after the decision came down. Many people and advocates are wondering, "Now what do we do?"
FAN, as part of the Washington Interreligious Staff Community (WISC) has developed a toolkit for use by congregations, communities and faith groups to show their support for gun violence prevention legislation.
With Father's Day coming this weekend, here are some resources for use to educate and advocate for immigrant fathers immorally detained or deported.