Committee Goals


  1. To initiate and advance dialogue within the existing structures of the Secular Franciscan Order (OFS) in the United States.
  2. To initiate a process of education and reflection of the OFS leadership and general membership in authentic ecumenical and interfaith involvement and collaboration.  
  3. To be a resource for education and programs for all levels of OFS life, local, regional, and national, who seek to initiate and develop ecumenical and interfaith sharing.
  4. To develop the Ecumenical and Interfaith Committee into a model of ecumenical and interfaith collaboration in consultation with and support of the National Fraternity USA.