Franciscan Renewal Center

May, Mothers and Mary

Do you remember or have you heard of a “May Crowning?” Catholics have dedicated the month of May as the month of the Blessed Virgin Mary. This devotion goes back to the middle ages but really took off… Read More

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

Daily Prayer Break: Friday, April 29, 2016 (Memorial of Saint Catherine of Siena, Virgin 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, recount one by one the good things of the… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Thursday, April 28, 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, April 27, 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.” Allow… Read More

Remembering Bea

When Bea Schwab passed away on April 7, she left a legacy of Franciscan values and inspiration. She dedicated her life to serving others— as a nurse, a teacher and a Secular Franciscan who worked closely with the… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Tuesday, April 26, 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, April 25, 2016 (Feast of Saint Mark, Evangelist)

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: 5th Sunday of Easter

“As I have loved you, so you also should love one another. is is how all will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another” ~ Love… Not only was this a “new… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, April 23, 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, call to mind the challenges of the past week —… 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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    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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