Franciscan Renewal Center

Look out for fish bones

This Tuesday, February 3, the Church will celebrate the feast day of St. Blase, Bishop and Martyr. I’m sure that many us remember getting our throats blessed on this feast day. The “Acts of Saint Blase” (his biography) were written… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, January 31, 2015 (Memorial of Saint John Bosco, Priest)

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect… Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe, call to mind the challenges of the past week —… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Friday, January 30, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect…  Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, recount one by one the good things of the… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Thursday, January 29, 1015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect… Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, invite God in — His love, His goodness and… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 (Memorial of Saint Thomas Aquinas, Priest and Doctor of the Church)

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect…  Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, repeat the prayer, “Jesus I trust in You.” Allow… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Tuesday, January 27, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect… Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, invite God in — His love, His goodness —… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Monday, January 26, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect…  Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, invite God in — His love, His goodness and… Read More

Simple Thoughts: 3rd Sunday of Ordinary Time

A life of faith is not “business as usual.” ~ Comfort is often something we would describe as good. “My life comfortable, secure, sound, and satisfied.” We may even strive to reach a place of comfort in life…. Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, January 24, 2015 (Memorial of Saint Francis de Sales, Bishop and Doctor of the Church)

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect… Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe, call to mind the challenges of the past week —… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Friday, January 23, 2015

We invite you to take 3 minutes in prayer with us. Pause, Read, Reflect… Pause: Take a moment to center yourself. Focus on your breath. As you breathe in, recount one by one the good things of the… Read More

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