Upcoming Events

5th Annual Christmas Carols with the Choir!

The Church of St. Francis of Assisi Music Ministry is hosting our 5th annual Christmas Carols with the Choir 3:00 PM, Sunday, December 17th in the Upper Church A free will offering to support the music ministry will be taken up.  

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on December 7, 2017

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

Friday, December 8, is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is the patron feast day of the United States, and a holy day of obligation. Our regular weekday Mass schedule will be in effect: 7:00, 7:45, 8:30, 11:30 AM; 12:15, 1:15, 4:30 and 5:30 PM. The 4:30 and 5:30  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on December 7, 2017

Cocoa with Jesus

Join our LGBT and Young Adult ministries as we delve into the scriptures of Advent. All are welcome.

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on December 7, 2017

Ice Skating in Bryant Park with the St. Francis Young Adult Ministry

Grab your skates and meet us at Bryant Park for some ice skating! Monday, December 11th at 6:00 PM (until we all feel like leaving) in Bryant Park (located on 6th Avenue between 40th & 42nd streets0 The Young Adult ministry is once again heading out to Bryant Park for a night of skating to celebrate  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on December 7, 2017

Christmas Flower Memorials

The Christmas trees, the wreaths and the poinsettias which adorn our sanctuary at Christmas are offered to honor the birth of Christ and to glorify God We invite you to memorialize members of your family, friends or other loved ones with a donation for our Christmas decorations. Donations and the names of those received by  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on December 7, 2017

Christmas at St. Francis of Assisi

Join us to celebrate the Birth of the Lord! Carols with the Choir The Church of St. Francis of Assisi Music Ministry is hosting our 5th annual Christmas Carols with the Choir 3:00 PM, Sunday, December 17th in the Upper Church A free will offering to support the music ministry will be taken up.    Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on December 7, 2017

Advent Afternoon of Prayer

Saturday, December 2, 2017 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM; San Damiano Hall Facilitator: Fr. William Beaudin, O.F.M. Enter more deeply into the season of Advent and prepare for the feast of Christmas by taking a few hours to pause, pray, and ponder the mystery of Christ’s presence in your life. The afternoon will include two  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on November 30, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving!

The friars and staff of the Church of St. Francis of Assisi would like to wish all of our parishioners and visitors a very Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday that unites all people of good will in our country, from all faiths and all backgrounds, in a day dedicated to pausing to thank  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on November 22, 2017

Poems R Us

Come and listen! Enjoy original poems by members of the Adult Education Program and friends of the parish. This free program will take place from: 6:00-8:00 PM, Wednesday, November 29, in the Clare Room on the first floor of the St. Francis Parish House.  

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on November 22, 2017

Fr. Felix McGrath, O.F.M. Dies at 87

Wake: Sunday, November 19, 4:00 PM, Lower Church Wake Service: Sunday, November 19, 7:30 PM, Lower Church Funeral Mass: Monday, November 20, 11:00 AM, Upper Church Funeral services for Father Felix McGrath, O.F.M. will begin this Sunday evening, November 19, with a wake in the lower church starting at 4:00 PM. A Wake Service will  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on November 16, 2017