Pope Francis expresses desire to be close to “martyred land of Syria” in letter to Holy Land Franciscans. Read more. (photo credit: Vatican News)
Holy Land Franciscans say future pilgrims should focus on the unheard stories of the Holy Land, instead of the stories of conflict stressed by the media. Read more. Credit: Alexandra Lande / Shutterstock
Holy Land Franciscan Father says situation in Idlib, Syria, the last rebel stronghold, is unstable; Christians and other civilians fear major attack. Read More. Photo Credit: Mohammed Badra/EPA via CNS
Fr. Benjamin Owusu, OFM talks about the call to be a Holy Land Franciscan and how it’s unique, unlike a general call to be a priest or brother. Read more. Photo Credit: Jorge Lascar via Flickr
In honor of the Holy Land Franciscans 800th anniversary, friars from all over the Holy Land and a multicultural group of artists pilgrimage together through Italy to spread St. Francis’ message of peace. Read more.