On Sunday, February 27, 2022, the MI Initiative that began two years ago came to a conclusion at The Shrine of St. Anthony, in Ellicott City. Our Lady of the Angels Province Minister Provincial ~ the Very Reverend Fr. James McCurry, OFM Conv. was the principal celebrant of the Mass and Friar Jobe Abbass, OFM Conv. gave the homily concerning St. Maximilian and consecration to the Immaculata. The Shrine’s Director/Rector ~ Fr. Richard-Jacob Forcier, OFM Conv. concelebrated the Mass and Shrine Staff Friar ~ Br. Paschal Kolodziej, OFM Conv. assisted. Many who attended made their consecration and after Mass some stayed for a great photo op, including several of our student friars.
M.I. Pilgrimage Opportunities:
First Annual Franciscan Pilgrimage to the
National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception,
in Washington D.C.,
on Saturday, April 30, 2022
Franciscan European Marian Shrines Pilgrimage
(August 13-25, 2022)
The reservation deadline is April 12, 2022.
Friar Jobe Abbass, OFM Conv. (Pilgrimage Director – email@example.com)