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Formation in Ecumenical and Interreligious Dialogue

The Fraternity offers its Course of Ongoing Formation in Ecumenical and Interreligious Dialogue every October. This two-week intensive program introduces participants to both the theory and practice of ecumenical and interreligious dialogue through a combination of classroom lectures and personal encounters with the Fraternity’s many...
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Together on the Way

This DVD introduces viewers to the Order of Friars’ Minor International Fraternity for Dialogue in Turkey, the Friars’ creative engagement in the fields of ecumenical and interreligious dialogue, and their service to the small and vibrant Christian community in this ancient city. The Friars’ annual...
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The Franciscans in Morocco

This book examines the Franciscans’ enduring, eight-hundred-year experience of dialogue with the followers of Islam in the nation of Morocco. Testimonies from the Franciscan scholars and Brothers serving in Morocco enliven this rich historical resource. This book also provides readers with numerous resources on the...
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Letters

Letter on the Damietta Anniversary: Letter of the General Minister on the 800th Anniversary of the Damietta Encounter

My dear brothers of the Order of Friars Minor, all brothers, sisters and friends of our Franciscan...

Message of the Minister General for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2019

You shall appoint judges and officials throughout your tribes, in all your towns that the Lord...

Deepavali Greetings

We wish the people of India and all her leaders, both secular and religious, a very happy...

Vesak Day 2018

To our Buddhist brothers and sisters throughout the World, A lotus for world peace, blessings...

Message for the Month of Ramadan 2018

To our Muslim brothers and sisters throughout the World: As-salaamu ‘alaykum! Peace be upon...

Message of the Minister General for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2018

My dear brothers of the Order of Friars Minor, and all brothers, sisters and friends of our...

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Fraternal Service in the Spirit of St. Francis

This DVD introduces viewers to the Order of Friars’ Minor International Fraternity for Dialogue in Turkey, the Friars’ creative engagement in the fields of ecumenical and interreligious dialogue, and their service to the small and vibrant Christian community in this ancient city.

The Friars’ annual internal course for Dialogue provides the narrative framework for this remarkable story of humble and fraternal service to all people in the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi.

Commissions Reports

The Commission for Ecumenical and Interreligious Dialogue and the Special Commission for Dialogue with Islam meet each year to discuss their work and to support Brothers in their local endeavours in dialogue. To learn more about this meeting, just follow the links to these stories.

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Our Partners

Please visit the websites of our Partners to learn more about Dialogue and how you can share in this graced work with us.

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