June 19, 2019 - In part two of our discussion with Gino and Mike - two young men on a journey to become Franciscan Friars - we take a deeper dive into the daily life of postulants. Gino and Mike also talk through the importance of community in a person’s spiritual life and tell us how they follow Francis.
June 5, 2019 - In part one of this two-part episode, Chris Dwyer sits down with Gino Grivetti and Mike Specht, two young men on a journey to become Franciscan Friars. Gino and Mike discuss their paths to finding their vocation, how their friends and families reacted to their decision and why the Church is seeing a decline in youth pursuing a religious life.
Always wanted to make a pilgrimage but need to stay in the U.S.? Here’s a list of pilgrimage sites in Washington, D.C. including the Franciscan Monastery. Read More.