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Fun times at the Young Adult Ministry BBQ

The Young Adult Ministry recently hosted a roof-top barbeque to celebrate the end of part one of the “Foundations” class which ran for 8 weeks. Gathered together under a bright blue and sunny sky were members of the Ministry, friars and friends;  everyone enjoyed good food, drinks and an afternoon of fellowship among friends. I  Read more

Sundae Sunday July 2012 photo gallery

We hope everyone enjoyed Sundae Sunday last weekend! If you missed it, here are some photos to help you whetyour appetite for the next Sundae Sunday in August!

Ugnayan Community Dance

The Ugnayan Filipino Community at St. Francis of Assisi Church held their annual fundraiser dance on 5-12-12.  It was a fun evening with lots of food, dancing and great company!

Easter Vigil 2012

This year at the Easter Vigil the Church of St. Francis of Assisi baptized 6 adults, welcomed 5 Christians from other churches into full communion in the Catholic church and confirmed another 14 adult Catholics.  This is a great sign of the welcome and vibrant life of faith of the people who worship at St.  Read more

Parishioners advocate for affordable housing

The paper houses campaign was successful once again this year.  For the second year in a row the Church of St. Francis of Assisi collected the most miniature houses which function as three dimensional petitions.  The houses were delivered to the state Capitol last week. Two of our parishioners, Anna Aviles and Robb Mercado, traveled  Read more

Volunteer Christmas Party 2011

The Volunteer Christmas Party, held on December 8th this year, was a huge success.  There were over 140 volunteers in attendance.  The great food, music, dancing and, of course great people made the night a great celebration of our parish community.  The friars and staff would like to thank all of our volunteers, once again,  Read more

All Soul’s Day a solemn remembrance

This year on November 2nd, in addition to our normal daily masses commemorating the faithful departed, the Church of St. Francis of Assisi also held a very special Mass of Remembrance at 7:00 PM.  This mass was especially for those still carrying the burden of grief and mourning for loved ones recently lost.  In the  Read more

Ministry Fair a great success!

This past weekend the Church of St. Francis of Assisi held its first every Ministry Fair in the San Damiano Hall.  Volunteers from 16 ministries did an amazing job of decorating tables representing their ministry, and then were present after all of the Masses on Saturday and Sunday to give information about what they do.  Read more

Sundae Sunday July 2011

Feast of St. Anthony 2011

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Directions

To St. Francis by Subway:

Subway to Herald Square Station

Subway to 7th Ave 34th Street

Subway to 34th Street / Penn Station

To St. Francis of Assisi by train from
New Jersey:

PATH from Hoboken or Journal Square to 33rd Street

NJ Transit to Penn Station

Long Island:

LIRR to Penn Station

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St. Francis of Assisi located at
135 W. 31st Street
New York, NY 10001
Between 6th and 7th Avenues