Franciscan Mission Service
The only lay Franciscan mission program in North America, the organization is also one of only a few Catholic lay mission organizations in North America that focuses solely on international mission.
These resources are a trustworthy way to stay informed about current issues having to do with justice, peace, and care for creation.
"Let us not fall into clichés which generate indifference."
JPIC Commission Chair Carolyn Townes, OFS was a main speaker.
Franciscans International on Human Trafficking
Human trafficking is the third largest criminal enterprise worldwide, after drugs and arms trafficking.
Joy of the Gospel
Find time to ponder the riches of this apostolic exhortation of Pope Francis. Its social teaching points the way for the Church to take.
JPIC Lectionary Reflections
From Education for Justice. Material from 2003 to present.
JPIC Webinars (Archived)
Courtesy of Junipero Serra Fraternity of Carmel, California.
Natl. Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order
The official web site of the National Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order in the USA.
Secular Franciscan Order JPIC Resources
Discussions starters, reflection questions, books and the arts in brief. And a whole bunch more. Really.
64 Ways in 64 Days
We learn to practice nonviolence one step at a time, one choice at a time, one day at a time. This is how we each, in our own way, move the world in a direction of peace.
"What is Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation? For us Seculars, it is simply our rule in action."
Franciscan Action Network (FAN)
FAN is a grassroots, faith-based civic engagement organization with a growing national base of organizations and persons.