Transitions of Residence and Role

HNP Communications Friar News

NEW YORK — The transitions of five friars were announced by the Provincial Council after its April 16 – 17 meeting.

►   Kevin Cronin, OFM, continuing in the Ministry of the Word while residing at St. Anthony’s Friary, Butler, N.J., effective April 15.  The former friary in Ho-Ho-Kus, N.J., is being put up for sale. 

►   Mario Di Lella, OFM, is retiring from the Catholic Center at Georgia Tech to St. Anthony Friary, St. Petersburg, Fla., effective May 5. 

►   Edward Flanagan, OFM
, approved for ministry in the Commissariat of the Holy Land, in residence at the Franciscan Monastery, Mount St. Sepulchre, 1400 Quincy St., NE, Washington, D.C. 20017, effective May 6. 

►   Theodore Lehr, OFM
, to Holy Name Friary, Ringwood, N.J., effective immediately.

►   Robert Lynch, OFM
, is residing temporarily at Holy Name Friary, Ringwood.