Franciscan Friar

New Book of Essays Now Available!

In Uncategorized on October 17, 2016 at 7:43 am

Horan cover finalGod is Not Fair and Other Reasons for Gratitude, Fr. Dan Horan’s latest book, is now available from Franciscan Media. Here’s what the publisher says.

“Author, Franciscan friar, and popular retreat leader Daniel Horan puts Christian dilemmas into a new light in this new book of thoughtful reflections. As Paul made clear to the Corinthians two thousand years ago, being a Christian can mean appearing out-of-step at times. This is because a Christian’s priorities aren’t measured by the culture, but according to the reign of God that Jesus preached and modeled.


New Book on Merton and the Franciscan Tradition!

In Uncategorized on June 24, 2014 at 6:51 am

The Franciscan Heart of Thomas MertonThe Franciscan Heart of Thomas Merton: A New Look at the Spiritual Inspiration of His Life, Thought, and Writing is Fr. Dan Horan’s next book and is now available! The publisher writes the following about the book: “Daniel Horan, O.F.M., popular author of Dating God and other books on Franciscan themes–and expert on the spirituality of Thomas Merton–masterfully presents the untold story of how the most popular saint in Christian history inspired the most popular spiritual writer of the twentieth century, and how together they can inspire a new generation of Christians.

Order of Friars Minor

In Uncategorized on September 24, 2011 at 12:31 am

“The Most High Himself revealed to me that I should live according to the pattern of the Holy Gospel.”
~ St. Francis of Assisi