Order of Friars Minor Conventual (International Site)

Our Lady of the Angels Province (East Coast)

Our Lady of Consolation Province (Lower Midwest & Southwest)

St. Joseph of Cupertino Province (California)

Blessed Agnellus of Pisa Custody (England & Ireland –  a Custody of Our Lady of the Angels Province)

Our Lady Help of Christians Provincial Delegation (Australia – a Delegation of St. Bonaventure Province)

St. Francis of Assisi Novitiate (Arroyo Grande, CA)

Safeguarding Statement

The Franciscan Friars Conventual of St. Bonaventure Province are committed to creating safe environments for children and vulnerable adults.

Every friar in active ministry must complete training in Virtus (the National Catholic Risk Retention Group) and any other safe environment compliances required by the dioceses in which they serve.

In addition, St. Bonaventure Province has its own Safe Environment Commission that oversees the implementation and monitoring of the Province’s Policies, Procedures, and Protocols for Ethical Ministry with Minors and Vulnerable Adults. 

Any allegation regarding the Franciscan Friars Conventual of this Province receives an immediate response. This includes the Province’s full cooperation with local law enforcement authorities and Ordinaries who have ecclesial jurisdiction over these matters, as well as a duly diligent investigation by a qualified third party in order to substantiate credibility.