August 14, 2011

Dear Brothers and Sisters, This summer as I celebrate the silver jubilee of my profession of vows as a Franciscan, I have taken the opportunity to reflect upon what it has meant for me to live as a Franciscan and the joy that I continue to experience in a life shared...

Mission Trip to Savannah Accomplishes Their Goal

On July 17 a delegation of 16 teenagers and 3 adults from St. Francis of Assisi journeyed to Savannah, GA on a mission trip sponsored by YouthWorks. This trip was the third service experience that our Youth Ministry offered this summer. Including Mercy Camp and the...

"Messy" Kinds of Conversations

There is an intriguing story of St. Francis of Assisi traveling to Egypt during the bloody medieval crusades to meet with an important Islamic leader, the Sultan Malek al-Kamel.  At a time when Pope Innocent III referred to Muslims as enemies of Christ and his people”...
August 7, 2011

August 7, 2011

2011 Marks the 25th Jubilee of Franciscan Profession of Fr. Mark  Congratulations Fr. Mark! The year 2011 marks the 25th jubilee of Fr. Mark’s Franciscan Profession of Vows.  Earlier this summer, the Friars of Holy Name Province held a celebration at St. Francis of...
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