Kolbe Tour – St. Francis of Assisi (Johnstown, PA)


Our current Minister Provincial, the Very Reverend Fr. James McCurry, OFM Conv. at the October 10, 1982 Canonization of St. Maximilian M. Kolbe, OFM Conv. with St. Pope John Paul II

The last Pennsylvania tour stop for the “Pilgrimage of the Relics of St. Maximilian Kolbe” is at our pastoral ministry of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, in Johnstown, PA. The relic will be present there from Friday, May 13th through Sunday, May 15th. A special Welcoming Service along with Veneration of the Relic and Benediction will take place on Friday, May 13, 2016, at 7:00p.m.
Veneration of the Relic will also take place at all the weekend Masses and all are welcome to visit Our Lady of the Angels Province friar, Fr. Anthony Francis Spilka, OFMConv (pastor) and the parishioners of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, to take part in the weekend’s events.
After finishing up in PA, the tour moves onto our ministries in Up State NY and Ontario, Canada.

St. Francis of Assisi Parish - JohnstownPA

The next stops on the Relic Tour:
St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church, Athol Springs, NY  ~  May 20-22
St. Francis High School, Athol Springs, NY  ~  May 24-26
The Franciscan Church of St. Bonaventure, Toronto, ON  ~  May 27-29
The Church of St. John Apostle and Holy Family, Kingston, ON  ~ May 30 – June 2
The Franciscan Church of the Assumption, Syracuse, NY  ~  June 3-5
National Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine, Fonda, NY  ~  June 10-12
Sisters of the Resurrection, Castleton, NY  ~  June 13-15

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