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Consecration to the Immaculate Schedule

The Militia of the Immaculata (MI) was established on October 16, 1917, by Saint Maximilian Maria Kolbe, OFM Conv., along ...

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Religious Brothers Day ~ May 1, 2019

On Monday, May 1, 2019 - the Feast Day of St. Joseph the Worker - Religious Brothers from the many ...

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Ordination to the Priesthood ~ Friar Chris

It is with great joy that our friars will gather 11: 00 a.m., on Saturday, April 27, 2019 for the Ordination to ...

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Franciscan Young Adult Ministry

In the Fall of 2018, our Shrine of St. Anthony (Ellicott City, MD) added a Young Adults Community program. Throughout ...

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Helping to Turn Strangers into Neighbors

Franciscan Friars Conventual Responding to Real Needs – Helping to Turn Strangers into Neighbors On February 21, 2017, Pope Francis in an ...

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2nd Annual Cornerstone Day

Fr. Donald Grzymski, OFM Conv. (President of Archbishop Curley High School) presented the Cornerstone Awards. Fr. Michael Heine, OFM Conv. ...

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Congratulations Friar Duffy!

Congratulations to our own Friar Michael Duffy, OFM Conv.!   March 29, 2019: Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Br. Michael ...

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Publication Announcement

Co-Editor, Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. Jobe Abbass, OFM Conv. presents the two-volume Practical Commentary on the ...

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Virtual Stations of the Cross

The Stations of the Cross are of Franciscan origin and are attributed to St. Leonard of Port Maurice, a saintly ...

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Lenten Mission - St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church

St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church (under the pastoral leadership of Our Lady of the Angels Province friars, Fr. John Zoziol, ...

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Vocations News

Here is an update on the activity with our Vocation Office so far in 2019, and of the good work ...

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Spring Friars Days

Each Spring and Fall the friars of the Our Lady of the Angels Province gather for a day of on-going ...

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Pastorate Lenten Mission

This week, (Monday, March 25th until Wednesday, March 27th) a Lenten Mission entitled “Go To Your Inner Room,” was hosted ...

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Serving Those Who SERVE

Sunday, March 17, 2019: The Sisters of the Good Shepherd were honored at the 10:30 a.m. Mass at Ascension Catholic ...

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Catching up with Friar Tim

Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. Tim Kulbicki, OFM Conv. has been busy of late beginning the process ...

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Martyrs of Peru Icon Blessing - Friars of Istanbul

This icon of Bl. Michał Tomaszek, OFM Conv. & Bl. Zbigniew Strzałkowski, OFM Conv. was a fraternal gift from the ...

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+Fr. Canice Connors, OFM Conv. (1934- 2019)

+Fr. Canice (Donald) Connors, OFM Conv. was born in Hazelton, PA, December 3, 1934, and passed away on March 17, ...

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Spring Medical Service Trip – Jamaica 2019

Our friars hold the people of Jamaica close to our hearts. In addition to the many years we served there ...

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Provincial Visit to the Novitiate

On March 16, 2019, our Minister Provincial, the Very Reverend Fr. James McCurry, OFM Conv. (pictured top right) presented a ...

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MI News with Friar Jobe

During my study here at Tantur Ecumenical Institute, Jerusalem, I took advantage of a free day to make a pilgrimage ...

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Consecration to the Immaculate

The Militia of the Immaculata (MI) was established on October 16, 1917, by Saint Maximilian Maria Kolbe, OFM Conv., along ...

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Checking in at St. Francis High School

Founded under the leadership of the Very Revered Justin Figas, OFM Conv, St. Francis High School was established, administered ...

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JPIC News

"We see the sun as our brother ... and the sun is a gift of energy to give to us ...

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Provincial Visit - Blessed Agnellus of Pisa Custody

Wednesday, March 6, 2019: His Lordship - the Right Reverend John Stanley Kenneth Arnold, Bishop of Salford welcomed our (BAP) ...

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2019 Lenten Reflections with Friar Michael

Enrich your Lenten journey with reflections by Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. Michael Martin, OFM Conv.  

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We Franciscan Friars of Our Lady of the Angels Province, Order of Friars Minor Conventual (OFM Conv.) are members of a worldwide Roman Catholic fraternity (Religious Men) who follow the Gospel of Jesus Christ in the spirit of our founder, St. Francis of Assisi. We invite you to take some time to explore all of our website to learn about us and our various ministries.

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Pilgrimage Opportunities:

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2019 (Brochure Link)
led by Pilgrimage Director –  Fr. Jobe Abbass, OFM Conv.
with Very Reverend Fr. James McCurry, OFM Conv. serving as Spiritual Guide
October 21-31, 2019
all inclusive cost from JFK (New York): $3,540.00
{additional $1,100.00 if requesting a single room}
Contact: Pat Tours at 800-388-0988

 

Pilgrimage to Poland with Friar Matthew Foley, OFM Conv. 
Jul 30, 2019 – Aug 08, 2019
Explore the sites where St. John Paul II grew up,
St. Maximillian Kolbe lived and was martyred,
and St. Faustina received the visions of Divine Mercy!
Follow Link for Brochure with pricing details.

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Safeguarding Statement: The Franciscan Friars Conventual of Our Lady of the Angels Province are committed to creating safe environments for children and vulnerable adults. Our safeguarding processes for the protection of minors and vulnerable adults are routinely reviewed by the accrediting organization Praesidium, in accordance with strict Church norms. Any allegation regarding the Franciscan Friars Conventual of this Province receives an immediate response, according to Praesidium’s rigorous standards.  This includes the Province’s full cooperation with local law enforcement authorities and Ordinaries who have ecclesial jurisdiction over the matters, as well as a duly diligent investigation by a qualified third party in order to substantiate credibility.



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