The Newly Designed Franciscan Order Website -

The Order of Friars Minor’s General Curia is thrilled to share with you the Order’s newly redesigned website, with a clean new look and simpler navigation experience.  The menus have been streamlined and the web architecture have been updated with the latest technologies so you will have easy access to information.

We invite you to begin exploring the different pages and hope that you enjoy visiting the site. If you have questions, see a broken link or feel that something should be changed, please send an email to

May this be the beginning of better communications within the Franciscan Order, as well as from the Order to the world.  

Franciscan Response to President's Travel Ban

The Franciscan (OFM) Provincial Ministers wrote a letter in which they responded to the travel ban imposed by President Donald Trump for seven predominantly Muslim countries.  Click on this link to access the letter.