Support several members of the Franciscan Action Network in the 10th Annual Polar Bear Plunge to Keep Winter Cold.
The Vatican has announced the theme and title for the annual World Day of Peace message that Pope Francis will release on January 1st: “Slaves No More, But Brothers and Sisters.”
Today, the Vatican made a statement moving the official Church position on nuclear weapons away from nuclear deterrence and in support of abolition.
An Advent reflection/prayer/action resource created by the "Holydays & Holidays" sub-committee of the Interfaith Immigration Coalition (IIC) is available below.
Titled "Immigrants Waiting in Hope," each page includes a Sunday scripture reflection, a story, prayer, suggested action and resources. FAN participated in the development of this resource.
FAN staff were some of the members of the Washington faith community invited to a presentation by Interfaith Office of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) addressing how Islamic scholars are countering ISIS ideology, why some have gravitated to it and what do so about it.
FAN Vows to Continue to Advocate that Congress Take the Next Step in Protecting Those Not Protected By Executive Order
The OurVoices campaign is now organizing a prayer vigil action day on December 7th. FAN will be participating. Learn more here.
Last Friday, we hosted the inaugural Cardinal McCarrick Award Benefit at Trinity University in Washington, D.C.
A special prayer to use for this Veterans' Day along with information on Special Immigrant Visa Partners.