March 29, 2015

We friars subscribe to a monthly guide to the mass readings called “Give Us This Day,” and in the March issue, on the cover is an image from the 11th century of Christ’s entry into Jerusalem, on a donkey, and of course it is an image of Palm Sunday which we celebrate...

March 22, 2015

I want to give an update on the status of the Bethany Hills Baptist Church, which lies adjacent to our property on Leesville Road. As you may know, St. Francis bought BHBC in late 2013 for $2.4million. Our parish has a mortgage for $1.5million, and there is a balloon...

March 8, 2015

We have very good news to announce here at St. Francis. We now have a fourth friar in our community. You may have met him last week holding the door at the entrances. His name is Fr. Steve Kluge (pronounced Kloo-gee), and he is originally from New Jersey. Steve and I...