Franciscan Renewal Center

Those Who Knew St.Francis~I Conoscenti

October 22nd and 23rd 7pm at Our Lady of the Angels Church It is not surprising that a modern Franciscan center would use song, dance and drama to tell the story of St. Francis.  Francis himself was a… Read More

Theological and Spiritual Foundation

Development Planning Ministry Theological and Spiritual Foundation September, 2010 Our shared heritage of growth and change is calling us to our future.  Our Casa church community is growing.  From our inception as the Conventual Church of Our Lady… Read More

The Franciscan Mentors Program

A certificate program for Casa Community Members There are many special things about the Franciscan Renewal Center but the one thing that stands out above all the others is our Franciscanism: Our belief that God is all love… Read More

Francis and I~

Since the moment I touched down in Italy ten years ago to visit the town of Assisi, my life has never been the same. Primarily because learning about the saint and his spirituality through the eyes of the… Read More

Franciscan factoids: An open forum for questions about “Franciscan stuff”

Ever been puzzled by a “Franciscanism” — a phrase, practice, or image that repeatedly pops up in Franciscan environments? If so, submit your questions to the newsletter! Bring them to the front desk at the Francis-can Renewal Center,… Read More

St. Bonaventure and Franciscan Spirituality at The Casa

St. Bonaventure and Franciscan Spirituality at The Casa Every summer with the arrival of the Feast of St. Bonaventure, I am reminded again of how fortunate we are in the Franciscan family to have such a teacher in… Read More

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