Franciscan Renewal Center

Faith and Discipleship

The teachings of Jesus in the Gospels give us the foundation for our faith as disciples. One of the principles for our living our faith is founded on the following: “Nothing is to supersede one’s commitment to the… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Thursday, June 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, invite God in — His love, His goodness… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 (The Solemnity of Saints Peter & Paul)

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

We are vital partners in the Franciscan mission

An excerpt from Margie Camacho’s Tau Society Celebration speech (June 12, 2016). As a member of the Tau Society, I reflect on our commitment to the Franciscan Renewal Center. Yes, it is about financial support, but for me… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 (Memorial of Saint Irenaeus, Bishop and Martyr)

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, June 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, invite God in — His love, His goodness and… Read More

Simple Thoughts: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time  

Last week, our readings began with a promise and ended in the fulfillment of the promise; joy and love in relationship with our God and each other forever. Our responsorial Psalm today brings those readings back to mind… Read More

Daily Prayer Break: Saturday, June 25, 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, June 24, 2016 (The Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist)

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, June 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 in, invite God in — His love, His goodness… Read More

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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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