Fr. Cliff Hennings, OFM

Missions, Newsletter, Prayer, Saint Anthony, Saint Francis, Vocations

  Why follow St. Francis? ~ “I wanted to live this Gospel in a way that was full of life, full of joy, that was exciting,” says newly ordained Fr. Clifford Hennings, OFM, in the video above. Fr.…

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Feast of St. Francis 2016

Events, Missions, Newsletter, Pope Francis, Saint Anthony, Saint Clare, Saint Francis

The Pet Blessing at St. Francis Seraph Church in Cincinnati was beautifully captured by Franciscan Media in the video above, “St. Francis Feast Day Pet Blessing.” Free Vet Clinic and Pet Blessing Photos from around…

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Is it a lack of faith if we worry?

Newsletter, Prayer, Saint Anthony, Saint Francis, Senior Friars

Fr. Jim Van Vurst, OFM, gives advice for this common stressful concern. ~ The question above is one that I’m sure many good and faithful Christians may have asked themselves. The logic that raises its head at times of…

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Fr. Mark Soehner to give Year of Mercy talk

Events, Missions, Newsletter, Pope Francis, Prayer, Saint Anthony, Saint Francis, Uncategorized, Year of Mercy

Celebrating Pope Francis’ Jubilee Year of Mercy ~ Mercy is very dear to Franciscans, in fact in some ways, it is our vocation.  An early life of St. Francis, called the Legend of the Three Companions, described our way…

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A roadside angel named Anthony

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Never fear, St. Anthony is here! ~ I was on a short trip to a casino and my car broke down.  I’ve always had a special devotion to St. Anthony.  I was standing along side the road, looking at…

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