Franciscan Solidarity Tables Resources

Downloadable Resources

Informational Materials

As you begin to think about formation of a Franciscan Solidarity Table, we want to provide you all the materials you will need to begin to build interest in this special form of advocacy.

In the “Promotional Materials” section below, you will find simple explanatory documents available for downloading and printing.

In the “Essential Guiding Documents” section are the central guiding documents to use throughout all phases of the FST.

Promotional Materials

We have developed the following materials for you to download and print for handing out to interested people.

One Page Flyer

Digital Brochure

Foldable Brochure for printing (Print on 8.5 X 11, double sided for folding)

Bulletin Announcement

Essential Guiding Documents

The Facilitator’s Guide and Member’s Handbook listed here are meant to offer guidance and information to help you navigate the Phases as you build your FST. Further below you will find additional resources for each Phase of a Franciscan Solidarity Table.

Click on the links below to view and download each of these resource guides. We ask that you consider the environment before printing them and print on both sides of the paper when possible.

Facilitator’s Guide (PDF, 26 pages)

Member’s Handbook (PDF, 19 pages)

Franciscan Solidarity Table Group Guidelines (PDF, 1 page)

 Framework for a Franciscan Solidarity Table Gathering (PDF, 2 pages)


We have compiled this comprehensive set of prayers for your use and it will be updated periodically. Please kindly consider the environment before you choose to print.

Supporting Resources for each Phase

Phase I: Building Relationships and a Franciscan Foundation

Books/Longer Readings

Phase II: Living in Minority and Solidarity

Required Reading/Viewing to then Discuss
Recommended Materials to Read or Watch and Discuss

For more information about how begin a Franciscan Solidarity Table or connect to one in your area:

Contact the Director of Franciscan Solidarity Tables, Nora Pfeiffer

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