Events

St. Francis Retreat House Survey

Events

  The sun sets behind the St. Francis Basilica in Assisi, Italy. Please help us! We friars and board members at St. Francis Retreat House (SFRH) have crafted a survey to gather your interests and needs regarding spiritual…

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Fr. Roger Lopez featured in 'A Friar Life'

Events, Prayer

A Friar Life Fr. Roger Lopez is a Theology teacher and Director of Community Outreach at Roger Bacon High School in Cincinnati, OH. He really enjoys the opportunity to share in the young men and…

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Everybody loves 'A Franciscan Christmas'

Advent and Christmas, Events

One of the featured nativities at A Franciscan Christmas “We stumbled upon this and were mesmerized by the lights and all the nativities,” says Diane from Montgomery, Ohio. “It’s beautiful! It’s so Christmassy and it really…

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A Franciscan Christmas 2019

Advent and Christmas, Events, Jesus

For unto you a child is born ~ Bring your friends and family to ‘A Franciscan Christmas’ in historic Over-the-Rhine in Cincinnati.  Enter the courtyard of St. Francis Seraph Church on the corner of Liberty and Vine to meditate on…

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Advent & Christmas with the Franciscans

Advent and Christmas, Events

One of the many nativities from around the world at ‘A Franciscan Christmas’ at the Christian Moerlein Event Center “May the coming Advent Season be a time of joyful anticipation & hope. –SJB…

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BLINK 2019

Events

Light exhibit at Washington Park and Memorial Hall for BLINK 2017 St. Francis Seraph Church at Liberty and Vine will be open to the public for BLINK 2019, a four-day event, October…

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They came to play on Opening Day

Events

 The 100th Anniversary of the Reds Opening Day Parade There they are, walking among dozens of baseball-themed bands, clowns, horses, puppets, dogs, celebrities, fire trucks and floats blaring…

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Franciscan retreats and pilgrimages

Events, Prayer, Saint Francis

Basilica of St. Francis in Assisi, Italy Spiritual journeys with the Franciscans A retreat or pilgrimage can be life changing. A time of spiritual growth and deepening of your walk with God. Our Franciscan friars want to help…

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Movie celebrates meeting of St. Francis and Sultan

Events, Saint Francis

St. Francis of Assisi and the Muslim leader al-Malik al-Kamil meet in Damietta, Egypt in this movie still from The Sultan and the Saint Instrument of peace Eight hundred years ago, in 1219 during the 5th Crusade, Francis…

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Reds Opening Day Parade

Events, Saint Francis

 The video above highlights the friars in the 2018 Opening Day Parade. Friars are once again excited to be participating in one of Cincinnati’s oldest traditions, the 100th…

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