Manhattan Church To Celebrate Year for Priests

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NEW YORK — St. Francis of Assisi Church on 31st Street here will host priests serving in the Archdiocese of New York on May 4 in celebration of the Year for Priests.

Beginning at 10:15 a.m., “Brothers, look at the humility of God: Francis of Assisi Speaks to Priests” will include a presentation from William Beaudin, OFM, of Siena College outside Albany, followed by lunch. The program will be held in San Damiano Hall, 129 West 31st Street.

This is part of St. Francis Church’s Cardinal Bernardin Lecture Series, a ministry to priests that the church has offered for more than 10 years.

For additional information, contact Kevin Tortorelli, OFM, by e-mail,, or phone, 212-736-8500.