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A very Franciscan dog

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Fr. Mark Hudak with Sisi at Roger Bacon High School There’s less stress, more joy, since Sisi came to school It’s 8:30 on Friday morning, and Sisi has a lot of work to do. “It’s hard not to…

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Fr. Mark Soehner to give Year of Mercy talk

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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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Photos found! Thank you St. Anthony!

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Do you share the love of St. Anthony with your friends?  Share how he intercedes to the Lord for their needs. ~ Dear Fr. John, My St. Anthony story involves my dear friend of 60 years, Helen.  Every time…

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A Franciscan Thank You

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 Thanks for all you do to make our work possible. ~ ABOUT THE ART: T = Tau cross: A simple cross based on the Greek T.  Francis used the Tau cross in his writings. H…

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Back to school in Jamaica

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Fr. Jim Bok, OFM, Joan Cooney (Ms. Joans) and Br. James with students from the ‘Get Kids To School’ program as they board ‘Josey’ the van that will take them to Mt. Airy All Age school. The Get Kids…

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Prayers to St. Anthony restore diamond ring

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St. Anthony found S.R. a long, happy marriage as well as her much-cherished engagement ring ~ Dear Fathers, Enclosed is a donation in the amount of one hundred dollars ($100.00) to St. Anthony Bread in thanks for a…

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Brother and sister of angels

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Trust in Jesus and St. Anthony brings bold Words and immense joy to a young couple. ~ Three years ago I was asked to sing at the burial service of a baby boy who survived only a few hours after…

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Our Everyday Heroes

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Deacon Fred Morris and his wife Madge are long time residents of Savanna la Mar.  For the past four years Deacon Fred and Madge have been totally dedicated to the people of the small sugar plantation congregation of St Mark Roman…

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St. Anthony heard my prayer

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Wonder if St. Anthony hears your prayers? Dorothy knows he does.   Enclosed is a check in thanksgiving for St. Anthony’s help. I misplaced one of my hearing aids. I looked everywhere for it to no avail.  I prayed…

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In loving memory: Fr. Bernardin Schneider, OFM

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Fr. Bernardin Schneider, OFM When word got out that Fr. Bernardin (Bernie) Schneider, OFM, was in danger of death, the friars and sisters next door to where he lived and many friends visited him one after another.  He was…

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