Browsing the July 2020 archive of NOTES FROM THE DESK OF....

August 2, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 7/27/20

August 2nd is a special day to all Franciscans as it recalls the small Assisi-area chapel that became the foundational home of the Franciscan family – the Porciúncula. It is a place rich in the memory of all Franciscans, and its legacy reaches far and wide. Queen of the AngelsIn 1206, ... Read More »

July 26, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 7/20/20

From the AOD website about the new initiative, Families of Parishes. How will Families of Parishes impact parish staff? These decisions will be left to the discernment of each Family of Parishes, with assistance, as needed, from the Curia. All decisions will be guided by a complete focus on ... Read More »

July 19, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 7/13/20

On Pentecost Sunday, May 31, the Archbishop announced a new initiative called “Families of Parishes.” This will affect us and all parishes in the Archdiocese. I don’t know much at this point, but will keep you informed as things move forward. Last week we shared a section from “Frequently ... Read More »

July 12, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 7/06/20

On Pentecost Sunday, May 31, the Archbishop announced a new initiative called “Families of Parishes.” This will affect us and all parishes in the Archdiocese. I don’t know much at this point, but will keep you informed as things move forward. Last week we shared a section from “Frequently ... Read More »