FAN is proud to invite you to a symposium looking at the issue of money in politics from a faith perspective. Sr. Simone Campbell of NETWORK and Ms. Karenna Gore are featured speakers.
FAN Released this statement supporting the Executive Actions on reducing gun violence, now Congress needs to take action.
Today, FAN released this statement deploring the raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) that began earlier this week targeting people from Central America who have fled violence in their countries.
Click here for the links to two webinars that provide a summary of the Franciscan Delegation at Paris Climate Summit.
Franciscan Action Network Stands with Muslim Brothers and Sisters
A start-up Franciscan Earth Corps group in Amelia Island/Yulee, Florida in Nassau County recently completed their first project with great success. One issue in the community is that there isn't public transportation. Many of the poor in the community have trouble getting to work.
Br. Benedict Ayodi, OFM, Cap. is the Capuchin representative on the Romans VI, the inter-Franciscan JPIC Commission in Rome. Br. Benedict helped to coordinate the Franciscan Delegation in Paris, there to promote a Franciscan presence at COP 21. The group includes representatives from Franciscans International, the worldwide Franciscan family, and all are being hosted by the Franciscan Family in France.