Upcoming Events

Saint Francis Bereavement Ministry

While grief is a very private experience, people who have lost loved ones can benefit from the witness and support of others who have lost someone special in their lives. The St. Francis Bereavement Ministry offers an opportunity for the bereaved to connect with others who grieve, and to seek a path of healing as  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on August 16, 2018

Week of Prayer to Mary, Untier of Knots

Our Week of Prayer to Mary, Untier of Knots begins on Monday, August 20 and continues to Friday, August 24 at the 11:30 and 4:30 Masses. For many people, the pain and frustration of the knots in their lives can seem overwhelming. Here is an opportunity to bring to Mary our Mother the prayers of  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on August 16, 2018

Are you interested in seeking Baptism or Confirmation?

Are you interested in exploring Catholicism for yourself? Do you know someone who might be interested in finding out more about our faith? Were you baptized in another Christian church and are thinking about joining the Catholic Church? Are you Catholic but never received Confirmation or First Communion? Our RCIA meets every Tuesday from 6:30  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on August 16, 2018

Young Adult Fall Retreat – Registration is open!

WHO: The retreat is for members of the Church of St. Francis of Assisi in their 20′s and 30′s and their friends.  There is a limited number of spots available for the retreat. WHAT: This retreat is a chance for young adults to escape the city for a couple of days to connect with one  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on August 16, 2018

Theology on Tap: Care for the Environment, Can the Bible provide guidance for today?

Presented by Mr. Joseph Nuzzi, MA Biblical Studies Hosted by the Young Adult Ministry of the Church of St. Francis of Assisi. Join us for a discussion of how the bible might enlighten us on how to approach the serious challenges we are facing today regarding the environment, global warming, and mass extinction. Open to  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on August 9, 2018

August with the Blessed Mother

Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Vigil Masses on Tuesday, August 14, at 4:30 and 5:30 PM Masses on Wednesday, August 15, at 7:00, 7:45, 8:30, 11:30 AM; 12:15, 4:30 and 5:30PM               Week of Prayer to Mary, Untier of Knots Monday-Friday, August 20-24 After the 11:30 and  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on August 9, 2018

Solemn Vespers – Tonight

On Thursday, July 26, the Feast of Saints Joachim and Anne, we invite you to join the participants of our summer course, “The Psalms: Sing a New Song to the Lord,” for a special Solemn Vespers in the upper church. We will begin at 6:15 PM with an orientation to the liturgy led by Fr.  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on July 26, 2018

Piyestang Pinoy Filipino Festival!

THE UGNAYAN FILIPINO MINISTRY PRESENTS PIYESTANG PINOY ANNUAL FILIPINO FIESTA EXPERIENCE Celebrating the Culture & Cuisine of the Philippines SATURDAY, JULY 28, 2018 1:00-5:00 PM • SAN DAMIANO HALL Tickets are $20 each and are available at the reception desk in the lobby of the St. Francis Parish House OR ONLINE HERE. They will also be available  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on July 26, 2018

Days of Prayer for Parents & Grandparents

We invite you to take part in Days of Prayer dedicated to Parents and Grandparents in honor of Saints Joachim and Anne, the parents of Mary, and grandparents of Jesus. Special prayers will be said after the 11:30 AM and 4:30 PM Masses Monday to Thursday, July 23-26. Envelopes will be available on which you may  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on July 19, 2018

SING A NEW SONG TO THE LORD! – Summer Workshop on the book of Psalms

SING A NEW SONG TO THE LORD! These words, from the beginning of Psalm 149, are echoed throughout the other 149 poems/prayers that make up the Book of Psalms.  For nearly 2500 years, the psalms have played a central role in the lives of Jews and Christians alike.  They have been sung in public worship  Read more

Categories Upcoming Events | Posted on July 3, 2018