June 29, 2014

Dear Brothers and Sisters, As I shared with you in this column a few weeks ago, I will be transitioning on to a new assignment. The timing has become clearer and it will be before the end of summer. At our triennial provincial chapter we elected a new administration...

June 22, 2014

  Dear Brothers and Sisters, Again, a great debt of gratitude to Gregg Mason and his crew for the continuing work on our memorial garden. This week flowers were planted and benches were begun to be installed thanks to our own Jim Anderson our facilities manager...

June 15, 2014

Dear Brothers and Sisters, You have likely noticed that in our memorial garden a disease impacted the trees, which required them to be taken down last month. This past week the “re-creation” of the garden began, including removing the tree stumps, transplanting...

June 8, 2014

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Congratulations to our high school graduates of the class of 2014. May God’s peace and blessings lead you into a future filled with hope whereby you continually deepen your faith as you journey through life. Let us join with Pope Francis and...

June 1, 2014

Dear Brothers and Sisters, This week the Franciscan Friars of Holy Name Province will be gathering in our triennial chapter at Siena College in Loudonville, NY. “Being Who We Say We Are” has been selected as the theme of this Provincial Chapter. The theme is meant to...