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Dec 31, 2013, 12:29 ET
Starting today, The Franciscan Friars of Holy Name Province, with the help of Brother Finias, the humorous illustrated Franciscan Friar character, will be leading followers through "90 Prayers for 90 Days" via Instagram for daily insta-inspriation! Follow us at @TheFranciscans.  (PRNewsFoto/Holy Name Province)

Holy Name Province Launches "90 Prayers for 90 Days" via Instagram for Daily Instant Inspiration

The Franciscan Friars of Holy Name Province, the largest province of the world-wide Order of Friars Minor (O.F.M.), today announce the beginning...

Jan 08, 2013, 16:00 ET
(L-R) Brother Richard McFeely, OFM and Brother Bob Frazzetta, OFM.  (PRNewsFoto/Holy Name Province)

Holy Name Province announces Text a Prayer Intention to a Franciscan Friar to Celebrate the New Year

 You can now have faith at your fingertips! Holy Name Province, the largest group of Franciscan Friars in the U.S, today announces that friars...

Sep 01, 2010, 12:24 ET
Statue of Mary the New Eve.  (PRNewsFoto/Franciscan Friars of Holy Name Province, Octavio Duran)

Franciscan Friars from Holy Name Province Offer New Devotion to Blessed Mother as 'Mary the New Eve'

In the tradition of providing unique ministries in both word and deed, the Franciscan Friars from Holy Name Province are offering a one-of-a-kind...

Aug 21, 2009, 10:45 ET

Franciscan Friars from Holy Name Province Offer Prayer for Priests as Special Gift

As a special gift to priests everywhere, Holy Name Province -- the largest group of Franciscan Friars in the U.S. -- has created a brochure with...

Jan 16, 2009, 07:00 ET

Franciscan Friars from Holy Name Province Offer Free St. Paul Lenten Booklet in the 'Year of Paul'

Holy Name Province, the largest group of Franciscan Friars in the U.S., has created a four-page Lenten study booklet called, "St. Paul Guides Us...