From our rule

They should pray the traditional prayers and praises of the order, and practice the traditional devotions: the Crown of the Seven Joys, especially on Saturdays, and the Stations of the Cross on Fridays, especially during Lent. They should spend time each day in reading and study of the Holy Scriptures, or of the writings of our Holy Father, Saint Francis, and in meditation and self-examination.

Saint of the day

    Joseph is most famous for levitating at prayer. Already as a child, Joseph showed a fondness for prayer. After a short career with the Capuchins, he joined the Conventuals. Following a brief assignment caring for the friary mule, Joseph began his studies for the priesthood. Though studies were very difficult for him, ...