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St. Francis of Assisi

St. Francis of Assisi

OUR WEBSITE IS UNDER RECONSTRUCTION
  • IMMACULATE CONCEPTION FRATERNITY WEBSITE.
  • News from our National Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order.
  • “YOUFRA” (Youth Franciscans) touching the hearts of young people,
  • The Brothers and Sisters of St. Francis Region (Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, So. Carolina ,Tennessee)
  • Words from Pope Francis: Spiritual and Eucumenical Endeavors, and other colloquies
  • Our Blessed Mother: Is Mary the Key to peace in the World?”
  • What do Secular Franciscans, need to know?

St. Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle. Be our defense against the wickedness and snares of the Devil…

We priests celibate like Christ.” – Cardinal’s response

“Silence implies consent.” St. Thomas More

Change your reading of “Scripture” from an obligation to a fascination – drm.

Happy is the nation whose God is the Lord. – Psalm 33

A Christian can never remain silent in the face of violence, poverty, hunger, corruption or abuse of power. – Pope Benedict XVI

“The more we have attention to the world the less we have attention to God.”

Formation

Francis presents his rule

Franciscan Formation is the life blood of any fraternity. The vitality of any Franciscan community is centered on ongoing formation, living the Gospel life with our brothers and sisters in sharing faith experiences. In this section the topics for discussion are, for example:
(New) THROUGH A PERSISTENT FAITH as Edited by Emanuela De Nunzio

Our prayer life; and Cultivating a life of Franciscan virtue;

Other related topics are: The importance of our Franciscan gatherings; *
The Five Knots of the Franciscan Cord; *The Holy Father’s message to Franciscans

The Words of St. Francis
Francis' words

Francis’ words

His Words are still relevant to the problems of today. His virtuous convictions of faith and morals had a great influence in the Church and the world. He has voiced his philosophy of Catholic Faith in the many writings he gave his followers.

Franciscans go and rebuild my house.


Our prayer life; and Cultivating a life of Franciscan virtue;