Franciscan Links

The links below direct readers to sources for Franciscan reflections, history and spirituality and life today.

Daniel Horan - Dating God

datingGodInspired by the life and writings of Francis and Clare of Assisi, Friar Daniel Horan reflects on the possibility of us understanding our relationship with God in prayer as Dating God. He finds God in the everyday and ordinary experiences of the twenty-first-century world. 




St Anthony Messenger

StAntMessSt. Anthony Messenger is America's best-selling Catholic magazine, published each month by the Franciscan Friars of St. John the Baptist Province, Cincinnati, Ohio.




Franciscan Institute Publication

FranInstThe Franciscan Institute and School of Franciscan Studies is a centre for promoting the study of Franciscan sources, history and theology. The Institute focuses on a critical study of the origin and early development of the Franciscan movement. It also furthers an understanding of the continuing development of the Franciscan movement and its significance as a vital force in the contemporary Church and world. The Franciscan Institute exists to serve the scholarly and educational needs of the Franciscan family and the wider community.


The Franciscan Institute is associated with Bonaventure University, NY.