Franciscan Tweets

New link: San Damiano Retreat – A Franciscan Presence in Northern California

San Damiano Retreat – A Franciscan Presence in Northern California: San Damiano is a place of refuge for people of all faiths and backgrounds who are lost and seeking, people who are craving contemplation and reflection, and people moved to rebuild the world.

Two New Links Added: St. Joseph Fraternity (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA) & St. Francis of Assisi Fraternity (Long Beach Island, NJ)

St. Joseph Fraternity (Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA): A fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order in northeastern Pennsylvania. Most of our individual service to the Church happens in the northeast part of the state as well. We gather in community on the third Sunday of each month.

St. Francis of Assisi Fraternity (Long Beach Island, NJ): We are the Secular Franciscans from the St. Francis of Assisi Fraternity, based at St. Francis of Assisi parish in Brant Beach, on Long Beach Island, in New Jersey.

Two new links: Capuchin Franciscans – Ireland & Secular Franciscans San Luis Rey Fraternity

Capuchin Franciscans – Ireland: Capuchin Franciscan Friars have been ministering in Ireland, as ‘Brothers of the People’ for 400 years. On this website you can find information about where we are, who we are and how to get in touch.

Secular Franciscans San Luis Rey Fraternity: ​The San Luis Rey Secular Franciscan fraternity meets each month at Mission San Luis Rey in Oceanside, CA.

 

4 new links: St. Francis Retreat House, St. Clare Retreat House, Holy Dormition Byzantine Franciscan Friary, Assumption BVM Province of the Order of Friars Minor

Thank you for the suggestions, Br. Jerome. Sorry for the delay.

St. Francis Retreat House: Retreat House, conference center, chapel, and Friary located in beautiful eastern Pennsylvania.

St. Clare Retreat House: Sybertsville, Pennsylvania. A quiet refuge in the heart of the Nescopeck Mountains. We welcome you to take time away and be quiet with God, renewing your life and spirit amidst the God-given beauty of our grounds.

Holy Dormition Byzantine Franciscan Friary: Sybertsville, Pennsylvania

Assumption BVM Province of the Order of Friars Minor (OFM): A Roman/Byzantine Catholic Community of Religious Men Following St. Francis of Assisi

 

Two New Sites: Holy Dormition Secular Franciscan Fraternity; Third Order, Society of Saint Francis – European Province Website

Slowly working through the backlog…

Holy Dormition Secular Franciscan Fraternity (Sybertsville, Pa.): Founded in the late 1940’s and today consists of approximately 35 permanently professed members. The fraternity meets on the first Sunday of each month at 2PM.

Third Order, Society of Saint Francis – European Province Website: A worldwide Anglican Franciscan Religious Order of men and women, lay and ordained, married and single, young and old, and of various ethnic and educational backgrounds.

Three new sites: NAFRA Formation Commission & Our Lady of the Rockies Regional Fraternity (Web and Facebook)

NAFRA Formation Commission: Web page of the National Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order’s Formation Commission. Lots of useful resources for OFS initial and ongoing formation.

Our Lady of the Rockies Region – OFS: Facebook Page – “The regional fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order in Montana and Northern Wyoming.If you want to know more about us please check out our website at olrr.org”

Our Lady of the Rockies Regional Fraternity: Web page of Secular Franciscans in Montana & Northern Wyoming

 

Two new sites: Franciscan Federation (Third Order Regular) & Secular Franciscans Ireland

Franciscan Federation (Third Order Regular)
“The Mission of the Franciscan Federation is to promote the exploration and study of Franciscan Evangelical Life and its implications for these times and for our world. The Federation provides national and regional opportunities to collaborate, gather…”

Secular Franciscans Ireland

 

New Site: Santa Angela Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order (San Angelo, Texas)

Santa Angela Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order (San Angelo, Texas)

New site: 2016 Secular Franciscan Quinquennial Congress

2016 Secular Franciscan Quinquennial Congress: Official website for the 2016 Secular Franciscan Quinquennial Congress taking place in St. Louis June 30th to July 4th 2016.

New Site: St. Anthony of Padua Fraternity-Boynton Beach, FL OFS

St. Anthony of Padua Fraternity-Boynton Beach, FL OFS: We are located in Boynton Beach, FL (Palm Beach County) and meet at St. Mark Church Parish, St. Anthony Meeting Room in the St. Francis Center on the third Sunday each month.