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Youth have discovered Clare House

At the end of August, five young men (Angel Vazquez, Eufemio Dimas Robaina, Aaron Richardson, Camilo Garcia Anachez, Alexis, Alvarez Pardon) entered the OFM order.  They had come from the United States, Cuba, and Columbia.  Fr. Ron Pecci OFM wanted to orient them to religious life in a secluded environment provided at Clare House.  He […]

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Teenagers and Young Adults Submit Questions to UN on Climate Change

Teenagers and Young Adults from around the world are asking what our leaders are going to do about climate change .  They’re invited to submit videos for a chance to have them presented at the United Nations Climate Summit in New York City.  The deadline for submission is September 8th.  Go to the Young Adult Page […]

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Chapter 2014 – Sisters of St. Francis

We, the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia,  just completed our  General Chapter 2014 and set congregational directions for the next six years and elected a new leadership team to help move those directions into action. Prior to the election of the new leadership team, the chapter delegates worked to create a direction statement using […]

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National Shrine of St. Katherine Drexel Novena

We are approaching the Feast Day of a local Saint – St. Katharine Drexel (March 3)! I would like to ask you to please make known to your friends and family the Novena prayers of Saint Katharine Drexel .   The Novena begins Saturday, February 22 and goes through March 2. It is a special nine-day period […]

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A Message from the Pope

  Click this link for a message from the Pope. http://www.vatican.va/auguri-francesco/en/index.html#1. It is a booklet of about 32 pages of pictures and quotes.  It is worth the time it takes to look at it.

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Christmas Flash Mob

There is a Christmas Flash Mob done by Journey of Faith at the South Baby Gallery. It is well done  Just click Play (the Right Arrow)  once it comes up.

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Cathy C. Smith

Cathy C. Smith, Photographer captured beautiful landscapes of Our Lady of Angels Convent and Franciscan Spiritual Center. Contact Information: E-mail: cc@chameleonconsultingllc.com or Mobile: 973-851-1920.

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Spiritual Center Staff Welcomes You

Welcome To Our New Website As we unveil our new website, the Franciscan Spiritual Center Staff welcomes you.  Our hope is that this will be an interactive website where you can share with us and we can share with you.  We are also beginning a Facebook and Twitter account that we hope will also enhance […]

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FSC Preview 2013-2014

Here is a preview to the programs we have scheduled for next year.  It might help you to plan what you want to attend so you can mark your calendar.  Registration will not be available for these items until May 1st.  Click on the link below, it’s  a foretaste of what is to come: FSC […]

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Welcome to Our New Website

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Rooted in the Gospel...We welcome all as sister and brother.