Fr. Tom “Grand-Slam” Speier’s love of baseball and the Cincinnati Reds was fostered at an early age. The joy of the game and thrill of catching a No-hitter is vividly remembered.
We’re getting ready for the 100th Annual Red’s Findlay Market Opening Day parade this year on Thursday, March 28. We love the Reds and we love Cincinnati. Our presence in the parade allows us to share in the rich heritage of this city and celebrate our diverse and wonderful community.
“In wearing the habit I’ve always felt the call to be true to its meaning, to live as brothers, and to seek an inward conversion that we outwardly signal by wearing the habit. ” Fr. Bill Farris
The tailors at the Sarah Center have just completed their first Franciscan garment, a habit for Br. Tim Sucher.
Eight hundred years ago, Francis of Assisi crossed the battlefields to share the Christian faith with Muslim leader, al-Malik al-Kamil, in Damietta, Egypt. In celebration of this event, we invite you to view the film, The Sultan and the Saint, at locations around Cincinnati and Detroit.