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Category: Franciscan World

Pilgrimage of the San Damiano Crucifix

The Crucifix which spoke to St. Francis is now making its way through Italy. This pilgrimage initiated from the chapel of San Damiano in Assisi on September 24, 2005, following a celebration presided over by the General Minster General, Br. José Rodriguez Carballo.

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Recent Franciscan Martyrs

On the March 24, the day of prayer and fasting instituted by John Paul II to remember all those who gave their life for Christ, the Order remembered all the friar martyrs of the 800 years of our history.

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Sacred Heart’s Hispanic Focus Group Issues Statement

The friars of Sacred Heart Province involved in Hispanic ministry completed their annual spring meeting on March 9 at St. John Friary in Joliet, Ill. They spent some time talking about the need for immigration reform and drafted this concluding statement.

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