Happy New Year! 2018 marks the 40th anniversary of the approval by Blessed Pope Paul VI of the 1978 Rule for Secular Franciscans. St. Pope John Paul II urged all Secular Franciscans to, “Study, love and live the Rule of … Continue reading
Graduation day! John Cusick, OFS, right, has completed one unit of Clinical Pastoral Education, serving 400 hours as a chaplain-intern at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital along with two seminarians, Antonio Zapata, OMI, of the Diocese of San Antonio and Peter … Continue reading
On August 13th, 2016 John Cusick, OFS, professed to the Secular Franciscan Order. The profession took place at St. Camillus Church in Silver Spring MD. More photos of John’s profession are posted in the photo gallery.
In case you are looking for a copy of the encyclical it is available here as a web page and a PDF file. And while you are reading this why not check out the video interview with our own Lonnie … Continue reading
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