On June 24, 2020, the Poor Clares Cincinnati celebrated their 30th anniversary.
In his ministry as a pastor, retreat director, novice master, Provincial Vicar and missionary, J.J. always had the same goal: “I want to see Christ in everyone.” He uplifts those around him with the right word, the right note, the right gesture.
The legend lives on – The stories they told at Miles Pfalzer’s funeral reflected a life lived fully, with heart and with humor. From the Deep South to the Philippines, from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to a retreat house in Pennsylvania, Miles was always game for a new venture, wherever it took him.
Br. Al Mascia has a new video show, The Friar Place, a virtual or cyber-setting where people can engage with him through the arts and Franciscan religious imagination.
Joyful, plain-spoken and self-effacing, he was the real McCoy. “I think he enjoyed everything he did in life.”
Br. Matt Ryan, OFM, a former public defender, joined a nationwide protest in support of “Black Lives Matter.”