Franciscan Friars of the Renewal

May 2014 Ordinations

We would like to announce that two friars will be ordained to the priesthood
and two to the diaconate! Read about them here: CatholicNewYork

Br. Youseff

Br. Youssef-Mariam Hanna, CFR, will be ordained to the priesthood by His Excellency Bishop Gregory Mansour at Our Lady of Lebanon Cathedral on Sunday, May 18th at 11 AM.








Br. Gabriel Joseph

Br. Gabriel Joseph Kyte, CFR, will be ordained to the priesthood by His Eminence Timothy Cardinal Dolan at Saint Patrick's Cathedral on Saturday, May 24th at 9 AM.






Br. Ignatius Shin, CFR, and Br. Christopher McBride, CFR, will be ordained to the diaconate by Bishop Manny Cruz at Most Blessed Sacrament Friary (in Newark) on Monday, May 19th.




Stay tuned for more details soon…

Ordination to the Priesthood of Jesus Christ
of Br. Youssef-Mariam Hanna, CFR

at  Our Lady of Lebanon (Maronite), 
113 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, NY 

1- Holy Hour & Vespers led by Friars
(similar to Catholic Underground)
on Saturday May 17, 2014 at 7:30pm

2- Ordination to the Priesthood 
on Sunday May 18, 2014 at 11:00am
First Blessing & Reception to follow 

3- Thanksgiving Mass
on Sunday May 25, 2014 at 11:00am
Reception to follow 

Transportation by subway
Borough Hall 2,3,4,5

Transportation by car 
Cadman Plaza exit off BQE or Brooklyn Bridge 

Parking at Ikon garage for $10.00
111 Livingston Street, turn right on Court and Left on 113 Remsen     
Parking on the streets (in no parking zone) will be available 
with a card from the Cathedral (placed on the dashboard)


Fr. Gabriel’s First Mass
Sunday, May 25th, 2014
St. Crispin Friary, Bronx at 3:30 pm

Fr. Youssef’s Mass of Thanksgiving
Saturday, May 31st, 2014

St. Charbel Maronite Church
245 Donald St.
Ottawa, Ontario at 5:30 pm
(4:30 pm Holy Hour)

Fr. Gabriel’s Mass of Thanksgiving
Sunday, June 1st, 2014
Our Lady of Grace Church
8 College Street
Ingleside, Ontario at 12:15 pm