Advent 2017 Reflection

As part of my work for Franciscans International, I created an Advent Reflection that uses the stories of Tamar, Rahab, Ruth, and Bathsheba, the four women mentioned in the genealogy of Jesus in the Gospel of Matthew, to reflect on contemporary human rights issues that disproportionately affect women. “Advent is a season of joyful anticipation. … More Advent 2017 Reflection

The Novitiate

On Friday, August 15th, the holy Feast of the Assumption of our Blessed Mother, my postulant brothers and I were received as novices into the Order of Friars Minor. While the past year of postulancy has been a journey of discernment and of observing a life of following Christ in the example of our holy … More The Novitiate