Feast of St. Francis Events

francis-statue-in-assisiTuesday, September 30
Franciscan Lecture
Sr. Sharon Goodremote, FSSJ will speak on “Franciscan Wisdom:  Seeing Creation with New Eyes” at  2:00 pm in Bogel 101.
Seeing God’s creation through the eyes of Francis of Assisi will help us, in our world today, to see what we are called to do
in order to care for creation.

Thursday, October 2
Peace Walk
12:30 pm
Participants will meet in Swan Auditorium and  walk in designated groups to various outdoor stations on campus.  The story of
a peace-related event in the life of Francis will be shared at each stop.

Friday, October 3
Mass
Noon – St. Clare Chapel

Friday, October 3
Blessing of Animals
1:30 p.m.
Fr. Greg Jakubowicz, OFM will bless pets outdoors at the statue of St. Francis, near side entrance to Bogel Hall.
Following the blessing, there will be treats for the pets and ice cream for participants.

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