Friar Don Miller. OFM
I am a Franciscan priest. I spent my early years of ministry in New Mexico working among the Pueblo Native Americans and the Hispanics. In 1978 I began my years in academics working as a chaplain, faculty member, and administrator at various universities in the southwest and the midwest. I taught various course in theology, especially in my area of specialty which is moral theology. I have been the Vocation Director for the Province of Saint John the Baptist since 2003.
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Five Make "Come and See" Weekend

GroupFive young men arrived Friday, March 21, to participate in a Come and See weekend at one of our Franciscan Friaries in Cincinnati, OH. (l to r) Daniel Sanchez of Tampa, FL; Thomas Murphy presently studying in Las Cruces, NM; Brian Isenbarger of Indianapolis, IN; John Boissy of Cincinnati, OH; and Trevor Blum of Lake Wylie, SC joined the community for a weekend of discernment and a first-hand experience of our way of life. Joining the Vocation team was the St. Anthony community of Friars and Postulant, Nickolas Thorvaldsen, along with two Temporary Professed Friars from Chicago: Eric Seguin, O.F.M. and William Estrellanes, O.F.M. Prayer, fraternity, and fun highlighted the discernment weekend.


Please remember these five men and all others discerning our way of life in your prayers.

Another "Come and See" weekend

TomorrowDamiano Cross Brown, Friday March 21, we begin a "Come and See" weekend in Cincinnati. We are expecting six young men ranging in age from 19 to 24. Please say a prayer for the success of the weekend.


I have graduated to a cane with a little help from a walker when needed. The healing process has been slow but steady. I'm happy that spring is here and the weather will be cheerier. 




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