Programs & Conferences
Welcome to the Franciscan Institute's Programs and Conferences website. We look forward to welcoming you to the following events.
1. First Annual Franciscan Connections Virtual Conference
Sponsored by The Franciscan Study Center at Tilburg University and The Franciscan Institute at St. Bonaventure University
Lesser Ethics: Retrieving the Good Life in the Franciscan Tradition
Thursday, & Friday
June 24 & 25
2. Rule of 1221 Conference
Capuchin, Conventual and OFM friars are invited to a special gathering to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the Earlier Rule of 1221.
Time to renew fraternal relationships and share our hopes for a renewed Franciscan life
Tuesday - Thursday
July 13 - 15
3. The Padua Program
The Padua Program at St. Bonaventure University helps Franciscan institutions and ministries transmit the values of Saints Francis and Clare to new generations of leaders.
Learn from specialists in Franciscan life and spirituality, leadership and management.