Latest Event Updates
The Region now has T-shirts, polo shirts, sweatshirts and hats with the Regional logo on them. You can personalize your fraternity’s t-shirts with the name of your own local Fraternity as well. If you don’t want the name of your fraternity on, simply designate that on the form. Click HERE for more information about the items. This information will also be included in the next Regional Newsletter.
HERE is an extra printable order form. We are asking that fraternities order for their members all at once. Your fraternity’s items should be paid for by sending your checks or money orders to Mike Okragleski OFS, our Regional Treasurer.
From Tibor Kauser OFS, our General Minister:
Updates will be posted as soon as they are available. It is expected that the next Quinquennial will occur in 2023.
“A ZOOM Transitus of St. Francis is being sponsored by the Forming St. Francis Secular Fraternity in Sacramento, California, and Region 6 of the Franciscan Federation. It will be held at 10PM EST (7PM Pacific time).”
Click HERE to go to Eventbrite, where you can obtain more information and register.
There is a lot of background noise during the preliminary introduction. Br. Bill Short’s talk begins at time = 3:44.
This video is also linked in the Library.
The Secular Franciscans of St. Bonaventure Fraternity in Detroit have sponsored a webinar on Structural Racism. The presenter was Prof. Peter Hammer from Wayne State Law School.He uses data mapping to explain the history of racism in SE Michigan.
Click HERE to view the seminar.