Franciscan Friars of the Renewal

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  • Health Update – Fr. Andrew Apostoli


    My dear friends in Christ,  It saddens me to announce that due to a recent decline in my health, I am no longer able to keep a public schedule at this time. Unfortunately, talks and retreats that are currently scheduled must now be canceled. Please email: franciscanfriarsnyc@gmail.com with any questions. I continue to be grateful for all the prayers more »

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  • STATEMENT ON THE “RED ROSE RESCUES”


    STATEMENT ON THE “RED ROSE RESCUES” Click here

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  • May 2017 Ordinations


    Franciscan Friars of the Renewal to Ordain Six to the Priesthood Please pray for the following brothers who will be ordained to the Priesthood, along with their New York classmates, by His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan at 9 AM at St. Patrick's Cathedral on May 27, 2017: (the Ordination Mass will be live-streamed here and here) more »

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  • FRANCISCAN FRIARS OF THE RENEWAL – Statement on Pontifical Recognition


    Community of Franciscan Friars of the Renewal Community Office 420 East 156th Street Bronx, New York  10455 718-402-8255  Fax: 718-402-5556 www.franciscanfriars.com   For Immediate Release December 8, 2016   Contact: Br. Angelus Montgomery, CFR: 914-965-8143   STATEMENT OF THE COMMUNITY OF FRANCISCAN FRIARS OF THE RENEWAL ON BEING GRANTED PONTIFICAL RECOGNITION With gratitude to the more »

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  • A Prayer at Election Time


    Please join the friars in daily praying for the USA at this time: A Prayer At Election Time O Lord, Our Just and Loving Father, We thank you for the precious gift of Human Life That is greatly threatened by the Culture of Death. Aware of the dangers we are now facing, We ask that more »

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  • May Ordinations


    Please pray for Deacon Brothers Christopher Joseph McBride & Ignatius Mary Shin who will be ordained to the priesthood on May 23rd. They will be ordained, along with their New York classmates, by His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan at 9 AM at St. Patrick's Cathedral. The first Mass will be on Sunday, May 24th, at more »

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  • FRANCISCAN FRIARS OF THE RENEWAL, EAGER FOR COMING MISSION IN NEWBURGH, NY


    For Immediate Release May 12, 2015 Contact: Br. Angelus Montgomery, CFR: 914-965-8143 FRANCISCAN FRIARS OF THE RENEWAL, EAGER FOR COMING MISSION IN NEWBURGH, NY Friars look forward to new opportunities to live their mission of prayer, evangelization, and accompaniment of the poor, as planning and preparation are underway for their future service in the northern more »

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  • AFTER EIGHT YEARS OF FAITHFUL SERVICE IN THE DIOCESE OF FORT WORTH, FRIARS SET TO RETURN TO NEW YORK CITY


    For Immediate Release May 4, 2015   Contact: Br. Angelus Montgomery, CFR: 718-402-8255     FRANCISCAN FRIARS OF THE RENEWAL, AFTER EIGHT YEARS OF FAITHFUL SERVICE IN THE DIOCESE OF FORT WORTH, SET TO RETURN TO NEW YORK CITY   Friars depart grateful for the graces and gifts received for fulfilling their mission of faithful more »

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  • Francis Cardinal George, Rest in Peace


    STATEMENT OF THE FRANCISCAN FRIARS OF THE RENEWAL ON THE DEATH OF HIS EMINENCE, FRANCIS CARDINAL GEORGE The Friars wish to express their sadness upon learning of the passing of Cardinal Francis George. We are particularly thankful for the friendship, guidance and example of Cardinal George. A fellow religious and stalwart leader of the Archdiocese of more »

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  • GrayFriar Newsletter Tribute to Fr. Benedict


    May the Lord give you His peace! As we enter into the holy days of Thanksgiving, Advent and Christmas, we are happy to offer our recent newsletter. This edition is a special tribute to our dear Fr. Benedict with great pictures and a moving remembrance written by Fr. Glenn. A must read! (click here to more »

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