Two hundred foo baskets were distributed to families in the Upper Ninth Ward in New Orleans.
On the eve of the friary’s patronal feast of St. Joseph the Worker, fourteen temporary professed friars renewed their temporary vows at the interprovincial temporary professed program in Chicago.
Watch the video of Br. John Boissy, OFM, renewing his vows at the Franciscan Renewal Center.
Thanks to IT people like Fr. Mark Hudak, more than 55 million U.S. students are learning remotely. In a time of COVID-19 quarantine, connecting kids with teachers gives them some semblance of normalcy. It’s a job Mark does quietly and capably at Roger Bacon High School in St. Bernard.
Oregon artist Vicki Shuck has taken an image that has special meaning in this time of need – Jesus showing his disciples his servant heart – and turned it into coloring sheets for you and your family.