The Secular Franciscan Seminar originally scheduled for this summer at St. Bonventure Fraternity has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
However, there is a full schedule of programs that you can sign up for online. Click HERE for more information about educational opportunities this summer at St. Bonaventure University.
Members in Michigan: Please follow the directions given by Gov. Whitmer at the State of Michigan website.
Members in Ohio: Please follow the directions given by Gov. DeWine on the State of Ohio website.
For more information about the Coronavirus Pandemic, visit the website of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The Spring Gathering previously planned for April 18th, is now CANCELLED.
All the gatherings sponsored by St. Bonaventure Fraternity in Detroit are now CANCELLED.
PLEASE contact your local minister by phone for more information in your area!!
There will be an exclusive preview screening of the film, PFAS Film Documentary: “No Defense, The U.S. Military’s War On Water” at 7PM on February 19, 2020, Ann Arbor, Michigan. The screening will be at the Michigan Theater, 603 East Liberty Street in Ann Arbor. Complimentary tickets can be reserved HERE.
Both St. Francis University and St. Bonaventure University have finalized their programs for this summer. There is one seminar at each one specifically for Secular Franciscans. There are some additional online seminars from St. Bonaventure University.
See more information about them HERE.
Brothers and Sisters,
On behalf of the St. Bonaventure Secular Fraternity you and your fraternity are invited to a Profession Mass. The mass is at 1:30pm on November 17, at the Solanus Casey Center St. Bonaventure Chapel. Following mass is dinner and fellowship in the dining room. We have 3 candidates that will be professed: Susan Ayoub, Gerry Borycz and Paula Jerzy.
Solanus Casey Center – 1780 Mt. Elliott, Detroit 48207
Please contact Eileen Smith OFS at St. Bonaventure Fraternity with any questions.
St Joseph Fraternity Day of Recollection
Saturday, May 11th 2019 at St Louis Center, 16195 W. Old US Hwy 12, Chelsea.
Theme: Br. Loren will talk about the gaze of God based on this book:
The Gaze of Mercy: A Commentary on Divine and Human Mercy
By Raniero Cantalamessa, OFM CAP
Time: 9.30am – 3pm, Session begins promptly at 10 am.
Bring your own lunch and beverage, potluck breakfast.
Please Contact Eleanor or Bob Brundage with RSVP by May 6th, 2019 with a fraternity count if possible.