Franciscan Renewal Center

Daily Prayer Break: Thursday, March 31, 2016

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, March 30, 2016

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

Welcome to the Casa’s Healing Garden

The Healing Garden invites everyone to stroll its stone-lined walkways, leave behind everyday concerns and enter a realm of quietude. Embrace the present and set out on foot to savor the garden’s subtleties and explore the mysteries of… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Tuesday, March 29, 2016

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, March 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

Simple Thoughts: Easter Sunday

Alleluia! (What else is there to say on Easter?) ~ New life begins! We made it through the passion, through death, darkness, pain and the struggle. Now, we celebrate life. Easter is both the end of one story… Read More

Christian Living as Part of the Resurrection

The Gospel of John does not develop the historical account of the resurrection event very much but instead focuses on post-resurrection appearances. This happens for a theological reason: John sees that all of us participate in the resurrection… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, March 26, 2016 (Holy Saturday)

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, March 25, 2016 (Good Friday)

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… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Thursday, March 24, 2016 (Holy Thursday)

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

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  • What We Do

    Join us for a one-hour overview of the mission and vision of the Franciscan Renewal Center to personally experience the good work first hand.

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  • Where to Start

    More than 300 opportunities for spiritual and intellectual growth outside of Mass exist at the Casa. Search our Calendar [link to RM Portal] and learn about program types below.

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    Volunteer orientations currently are offered on an individual basis.

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  • Get Involved

    What will it take to end poverty? What does St. Francis’ legacy mean today? Do you know there has to be a better way, but don’t know where to begin? Start right here!

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