Franciscan Renewal Center

Daily Prayer Break: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 (Memorial of Saint Jerome, 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.”… Read More

I’m Home.

Hello! My name is Jaime Gonzalez. I am thrilled to jump into the role of Assistant Director of Liturgy and Music. I never dreamed that I would ever have a job – well, a ministry – working on… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 (Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel and Raphael, archangels)

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, September 28, 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

Illuminating the Mission Day Seven • Page Seven: Pentecost Reflection

Illuminating the Mission Day Seven • Page Seven:  Pentecost Reflection Rachel Gabelman, M.Div Candidate This illumination of Pentecost elicits a heightened sense of vitality. Notice the sharp tongues of fire that starkly contrast the free-flowing brushstrokes. To gaze… Read More

Simple Thoughts: 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

We are not an exclusive club. ~ Jesus said, “whoever is not against us is for us.” This position of presumed virtue can be a challenge. We can get caught up focusing on our differences. Where do you… Read More

What a week this has been!

What a week this has been for all Catholics in the United States with Pope Francis making his first visit to our country, beginning in Washington, D.C. and ending this Sunday in New York City. We have seen… Read More

Illuminating the Mission Day Six • Page Six: A Reflection on the Two Cures

Illuminating the Mission Day Six • Page Six:  A Reflection on the Two Cures Rachel Gabelman, M.Div Candidate Perhaps like the apostles, who witness the hemorrhaging woman interrupt Jesus, we are annoyed by the untimely needs of others…. Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, September 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, call to mind the challenges of the past week —… Read More

Illuminating the Mission Day Five • Page Five: Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes

Illuminating the Mission Day Five • Page Five:  Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes Bailey Walter, M.Div In Mark’s gospel, Jesus’ heart is moved by a group of people who are hungry.  Upon receiving the request to let… Read More

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