Pope Francis published the encyclical "LAUDATO SI: On Care for Our Common Home" on May 24, 2015. He opens his encyclical with the words, “Laudato si, mi Signore Praise be to you, my Lord." In the words of his beautiful Canticle of Creatures, Saint Francis of Assisi...
Advent Overnight 2019
On the surface, it looks like an odd pairing - a 21-year-old woman who had just graduated from St. Bonaventure and was going to be commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army - and four Franciscan Friars, living in community in rural Allegany County. But in...
Paul Kline reflects on his time at the Mountain as a summer companion.
Read our latest newsletter and learn about our Living Stones weekend.
Fr. Casey Cole, OFM, spent time with us and documented a slice of our life in his ongoing YouTube series, “A Friar Life.” Enjoy this video, Fr. Dan’s words and Fr. Casey’s stunning cinematography.
Are you interested in living the Mountain life and ministry? Consider our July/August Companion Program! The summer is an incredible time to experience the Mountain. We are inviting men and women interested in living and supporting the life during the busy summer...
We invite you to take time with our latest print newsletter.
Snapshots of all of groups, teams and organizations that have enjoyed time at the Mountain this semester, thanks to our donors’ support.
After more than 10 years, Br. Joe completed the Appalachian Trail this summer. Learn about his journey and encounters with God (and bears!).