A Roman/Byzantine Catholic Community of Religious Men Following St. Francis of Assisi

NEWSbriefs for
September, 2014


Read about Br. Gregory Havel's unique work; Br. Jason Shell tells us about his summer experience working "on the boarder" in our parish in McAllen, TX; Fr. Gregory Plata talks about what it was like to donate one of his kidneys; San Damiano in LaCrosse, Wisconsin checks in; what happened to the pavilion at St. Francis in Burlington, Wisconsin; Senior Friars Update; check out the unique Tranistus service celebrating St. Francis as patron saint of ecology.


NEWSbriefs for
February 20, 2014

A Sister's tribute to Br. Mark Zapczynski; JPIC Corner, March for Life 2014; An Invitation; Interprovincial Retreat; Possible Restructuring in the News; Greenwood Field Trip.

NEWSbriefs for October, 2014

Read about Fr. Stanley Janowski's work with Francis Meadows; Fr. Placid Stroik's Store Front Out-reach in Stevens Point, Wisconsin; A report of the recent Leadership Meeting; and information about the Interprovincial Retreat.

What's on My Mind
, the newsletter from the Provincial Minister, Fr. John Puodziunas, OFM. Read about the work of the Provincial Council.

NEWSbriefs for April 14, 2014

Assumption BVM Archives; Earth Day 2014 Resource; Second in the City; Faith Formation Center Dedication; Friars Take Message to Michigan (pictured above); JPIC Corner; Secular Franciscan Encouraged.