After their Evening Prayer on November 2nd, the friars of Saint Francis of Assisi Friary and Novitiate processed to the Friars’ Cemetery on the Novitiate grounds, to offer prayers to God for the repose of the souls of all our brothers and sisters in the Franciscan Order, relatives, friends, and benefactors, who have gone before us.
Special remembrance celebrations for the November 1st Solemnity of All Saints, and the November 2nd Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed ~ All Souls, at the Novitiate of the Order of Friars Minor Conventual – CFF, in Arroyo Grande, CA also included the arrival of the Blessed Carlo Acutis relics (above).
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