Fr. Mark Soehner to give Year of Mercy talk

Fr. Mark Soehner to give Year of Mercy talk

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 of life this way:

This is our vocation:  to heal wounds, to bind what is broken, to bring home those who are lost. In other words to be merciful.

We friars thank you for your many expressions of kindness and mercy toward us, and we pray that this year will be a time when you come to know once again the mercy of God.  We thank you for helping us proclaim this great gift, and to continue healing, binding wounds, and welcoming people home.  May God give you peace!

Fr. Mark Soehner, OFM, concludes our series.
Wednesday, November 2, at 7:00 pm
St. Anthony Shrine, 5000 Colerain Avenue, Cincinnati, OH  45223

Light refreshments will follow.
To RSVP please contact Fr. Dan Anderson at:  or call 513-721-4700.

Did you miss the first two Year of Mercy presentations?  Click the photos below to watch videos of Fr. John Quigley,OFM, and Fr. Larry Zurek,OFM, give their talks at the Shrine.


Fr. John Quigley's talk, "Mercy - The Force of God Awakens in Us"


Fr. Larry Zurek's talk at the Shrine, "The Mystery of Mercy"

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