Franciscan Artists & Friends exhibit

Advent and Christmas, Events, Newsletter, Prayer, Senior Friars

Music of My Soul by Cedric Michael Cox Artists nourish our souls and help us to see the world in a different way. ~ Five artists will share their work at the Franciscan Artists & Friends Exhibit on December…

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A Franciscan Christmas

Advent and Christmas, Events, Newsletter, Prayer, Saint Francis, Senior Friars

St. Francis of Assisi loved Christmas and we do too! ~ Provincial Minister Fr. Jeff Scheeler expresses our gratitude in the video above. This holiday season please invite your friends and family to ‘A Franciscan Christmas’ in…

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Top Ten Friar Questions

Missions, Newsletter, Pope Francis, Prayer, Saint Francis, Vocations

Br. Casey Cole, OFM, of Holy Name Province reaches the world through his blog, “Breaking in the Habit.” In this video he answers the Top 10 Questions he gets asked the most often about being a Franciscan friar. Questions…

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Dance to raise the roof

Advent and Christmas, Events, Missions, Newsletter, Prayer

The annual Christmas Dance at St. Mary of the Angels in New Orleans will raise money for the new roof. “Keep Jesus in the center of your house” ~ Fr. Dennis Bosse dances with parishioner St. Mary…

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Advent with St. Teresa of Calcutta

Advent and Christmas, News, Prayer, Saint Anthony, Saint Francis

Advent begins Sunday November 27 ~ St. Teresa of Calcutta, or Mother Teresa as most of us call her, had a great deal of wisdom to share.  The editors of St. Anthony Messenger magazine have created an Advent booklet…

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St. Anthony, a truly great Saint

Newsletter, Prayer, Saint Anthony

Like finding a needle in a haystack, St. Anthony came through for John & Maria. ~ While trimming a hedge a few weeks ago my husband lost his hearing aid in the clippings he had gathered…

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Fr. Saleem Amir, OFM, to minister in Jamaica

Events, Missions, News, Newsletter, Pope Francis, Prayer, Saint Francis

Fr. Saleem Amir, OFM, at SJB’s information table for a Missionary Conference held in Cincinnati, Ohio Pakistani friar is at home wherever he goes ~ His first week in Cincinnati, Fr. Saleem Amir, happened upon a birthday party at…

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