Blog posts from April, 2016

A Day to Celebrate and a Call to Service and Brotherhood

Ordinandi from behind altar copy Thursday of the 5th Week of Easter This Saturday, April 30 two of our Capuchin brothers, Tien Dinh and Tom Nguyen, will be ordained priests at the St. Lawrence Seminary ...

What Amoris Laetitia Can Teach Us about Dialog

Wedding rings The primary focus of Pope Francis’ recently published apostolic letter Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love) is marriage and family life along with the Church’s ...

Doorways of Encounter, Holiness and Service

Reliquienschrein heiliger konrad von parzham St. Conrad of Parzham Today we celebrate the memory of our Capuchin brother St. Conrad of Parzham, who lived and served in Germany during the turbulent 19th century.  At ...

In Memoriam: Fr. Campion Baer, OFM Cap.

Screen shot 2016-04-18 at 4.16.15 pm Monday of the 4th Sunday of Easter  Acts 11:1-18; John 10:1-10  Yesterday we lost a great friar, Fr. Campion Baer, who died from complications related to injuries ...