Fr. Dan Horan is a Franciscan Friar of Holy Name Province, a columnist at America magazine, and author of several books including The Last Words of Jesus: A Meditation on Love and Suffering; Francis of Assisi and the Future of Faith: Exploring Franciscan Spirituality and Theology in the Modern World ; and Dating God: Live and Love in the Way of St. Francis (2012).
In addition to his award-winning popular writing, Dan has published dozens of articles in scholarly journals including Theological Studies, New Blackfriars, Worship, Cistercian Studies Quarterly, and The Merton Annual.
A sought-after speaker, Dan has lectured, directed retreats, and led workshops around the United States and in Europe. He’s currently a member of the Board of Directors of the International Thomas Merton Society.