"Preach the Gospel at all times. Use words if necessary."

attributed to St Francis of Assisi



Welcome to the website of the Secular Franciscan Oder in Australia.

Saint Francis of Assisi who died on the 3rd October, 1226 left his life of luxury to live the Gospel by joyfully following what Jesus did and said .

For over 800 years people around the world have been inspired to live the Gospel following the example of St Francis of Assisi who was often called ‘the little poor man”

Are You Being Called?

If you sometimes feel the need, or an inner urging, to do a little more than just attend Mass and be a good parishioner, please read more by clicking here.

Monthly Spiritual Messages

Written by one of the OFS Australian Conference of National Spiritual Assistants. You can get current and previous messages by clicking here.

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