Benjamin J. Vail, OFS

About Benjamin J. Vail, OFS

Benjamin J. Vail, OFS, is an American Secular Franciscan living with his family in Brno, Czech Republic.

The Rule of the Secular Franciscan Order: A Short Meditation on the Call to Penance

Today there is a new international discussion about Secular Franciscan identity, and the future direction of the Order. The General Chapter of 2014 asked for a “period of serious reflection, involving all members of the Order,” on the fut … [Read more...]