Resources for Tertiaries

Download the Community Obedience, the Principles and the daily prayer list to your phone

Read the Community Obedience, the Principles and the daily prayer list on your phone’s Google calendar. Works on both Apple and Android smartphones.

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TSSF Library Books for Sale

List of books for sale

Worship and Devotional

A Teaching on the Daily Office

TSSF Principles for Daily Reading (approved at IPTOC, August 2005)

Franciscans Day by Day

Burial Office for Departed Third Order Franciscans: PDF MS Word

Form for Profession and Renewal: PDFMS Word

Celebration of a Profession Anniversary


Formation, Handbooks, History

Re-envisioning TSSF Fellowships by Peter B. Stube, Formation Corodinator

Forming the Life of a Franciscan (2016 provisional version), also known as “The Letters of Formation”

Fellowship Convenors Handbook

Franciscan Guide for Spiritual Directors

Guidelines for Area Chaplains

Walking in the Footsteps of Christ (Historical Documents of the Society of St. Francis)



2016 Statutes

Chapter Minutes: 2016 – 2015 – 20142013201220112010 2009 2008 2007 

2016 Norms (Approved Chapter Decisions)

Resolution on TSSF Standing with The Episcopal Church House of Bishops

Safe Community and Conflict Transformation Covenant


Video Archives

A Day in the Life of the Convocations (1995)

Provincial Convocation, New Orleans (1997)

Opening and address by Br. Hamilton

Address by Br. Robert Hugh

Eucharist and Caribbean Mass

Group 1 Meeting

Group 2 Meeting

Group 3 Meeting

Group 4 Meeting

Group 5 Meeting

Group 6 Meeting

Provincial Convocation, Santa Barbara (2002)