Latest Event Updates

2020 Chapter Meeting for Ministers

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Please enter the meeting at 12:45 so we can all get situated before starting the prayer promptly at 1:00 PM.

Seminar on Structural Racism in the Archdiocese of Detroit

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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.

2020 JPIC Award Winner is Announced

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Carolyn Townes, OFS, National J.P.I.C Animator has announced that Monica Olivera, OFS, is the winner of the 2020 J.P.I.C Award.

Summer Franciscan ZOOM Lectures

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Summer Franciscan Zoom Lectures from the Franciscan School of Theology

Cost: Free, but registration is required to get the ZOOM invite in your email.

For more information, see the flyer HERE!

Lectures from this series that have already been given can be found on Youtube in recorded form. For your convenience, they will be linked HERE, as soon as possible.

Guidelines for Fraternal Life During Social Distancing

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IMPORTANT!!

For your questions about starting fraternity meetings or formation, please see the
Guidelines for Fraternal Life During Social Distancing HERE.

Secular Franciscan Seminars this Summer

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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.

Letter from Pope Francis to the Faithful for the Month of May

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Click HERE to see the Letter from Pope Francis to the Faithful for the Month of May, 2020.

Holy Week Retreat from the Shrine of St. Anthony

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April 6 – 8, 4:00-5:00 each day
Location: Shrine Chapel

The retreat will be on St. Anthony Shrine’s Live Stream Channel. Fr. Jude Winkler, OFM Conv. will a Holy Week Mission Monday though Wednesday, April 6th, 7th, and 8th from 4:00pm to 5:00pm!

To see the retreat live, click HERE between 4:00-5:00PM on the 6th, 7th or 8th of April. Find the rust-colored box in the center of your screen that says “Mission” and the date, and then click on it. A page will open where you can see the retreat.

(The Shrine uses Facebook Live to stream its videos. To see the videos, you do not need a Facebook account. The segments are recorded, so that if you have missed one or you’d like to see them again, click HERE to go directly to their Facebook channel, then scroll down to the one you want.)

A Message from Fr. Amando Trujillo Cano TOR

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Fr. Cano is the General Minister of the Third Order Regular.

Annunciation Letter by Br. Bill Hugo OFM Cap.

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Br. Bill Hugo OFM Cap. is from St. Bonaventure Fraternity in Detroit. He’s written a letter to us which you can read HERE.