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OUR STORY

In 1964, The General Secretariat of the Franciscan Missions was founded in the US. The sole purpose was to promote the mission work, by raising funds for friars throughout the world. But our history goes even farther back, to when St. Francis came to devote his life to aiding the poor…

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Two 12 oz bottles of honey come in an attractive handmade wooden box with clear cover, a useful item in itself once the honey is gone! Please note that the offering includes the cost of shipping and handling. Thank you.

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Appeals from Franciscan Missions are current requests for donations that impact …

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NEWS

The Making of a Franciscan Missionary – Part 2

Malaria and Me Living in developed countries, such as the United States, we don’t have exposure to tropical diseases like malaria. As a missionary, [...]

A Day Off in Yangon, Myanmar

After teaching all week, I relaxed on the weekend by visiting locations around the area. A few of us friars had planned an outing [...]

Build It and They Will Come

I recently returned to Thailand from my month of teaching in Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar (Burma). We were blessed to have students of different ethnic [...]

Teaching in Thailand

I have been ministering in Thailand since 2012; the friars have only a very small presence here and we come from 6 countries. Most [...]

The Beginning of the End

I have begun my last week in Vietnam and I am filled with mixed emotions. Each year that I have been here has brought [...]

Return To Me With Your Whole Heart

Franciscan Novitiate House - DaLat, Vietnam I find it interesting that here in Vietnam the ashes are not placed on the foreheads of the people [...]

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