Franciscan School of Theology

News and Events

Summer 2016 Continuing Education!

Come and appreciate creation, learn about the teaching of Pope Francis and Saint Francis, all in harmony with Franciscan Life, Thought, and Practice. See our Continuing Education page or download this flyer for description and registration details. July 5-8: Dr. Michael Guinan, OFM Creation, Justice, ...


Opening Liturgy Friday January 29, 11:30 in the St. Clare Chapel. Join the FST community to start the Spring semester with prayer and song! All are welcome. Contact Donna Foley at or 760-547-1800 ext. 224  Read More »

Franciscan Vision Series: Feb. 11

Treasuring Heaven = Treasure on Earth FST President and Rector Fr. Joseph Chinnici here considers the wealthy option in the vision of Francis of Assisi. Join us for this free lecture Thursday February 11 at 7:00 pm in the St. Clare Chapel. For more information contact Donna Foley at or ...

Faculty Position Announcement

faculty position announcement Full time three-year faculty appointment in Pastoral Theology with possibility of continuation. Rank open.  Read More »

FST Announces Presidential Search

The Board of Trustees and the Board of Regents of the Franciscan School of Theology (FST) invite applications and nominations for the position of President, beginning July 1, 2016. Click here for more information and application instructions.  Read More »

Fr. Joe Receives Prestigious Quasten Award

We congratulate Fr. Joe as he receives this award from The Catholic University of America. Our President and Rector has been president of the American Catholic Historical Association and written numerous works on Church history. His Living Stones, The History and Structure of Catholic Spiritual Life ...