The October Sessions of Formation Friday (Sunday Edition)
will continue the theme of the 2021 Formation Workshop.

Upcoming Schedule

Sunday Evenings at 6:30

10/10 - Open Wide Our Hearts (1st Section)

10/17 - Open Wide Our Hearts (2nd Section)

10/24 - Open Wide Our Hearts (3rd Section)

10/31 - Open Wide Our Hearts (4th Section)

Past Sessions

02/21 - The Conversion Process: Ongoing & Continuous Conversion of the Heart (PDF)

02/28 - The Bedrock of the Secular Franciscan Life is Prayer (PDF)

03/07 - Secular Franciscans are Called to Conversion (PDF)

03/14 - The Holy Spirit is at Work in Us (PDF)

03/21 - Taking Stock #2 - Our Lives of Prayer as Secular Franciscans (PDF)

03/28 - Things to Remember about Profession (PDF)


04/04 - Easter – No Meeting

04/11 - Relationships: Our Rule - Part 1 (PDF)

04/18 - Relationships: Our Rule - Part 2 (PDF)

04/25 - Relationships: Building a Just Society - Part 3 (PDF)


05/02 - Franciscan Spirituality is Incarnational (PDF)

05/09 - The life of the Trinity as presented in the OFS Rule (PDF)

05/16 - The Importance of Formation (Initial and Ongoing) (PDF)

05/23 - What Does Formation Do For Us? (PDF)

05/30 - Spiritual Journal Writing (PDF)


06/06 - Mary Protectress of the Order (PDF)

06/13 - Inst. Laborum Pt.1 Animate and Guide with Servant Leadership (PDF)

06/20 - Secular Franciscans: Who Do We Say We Are [Pt1]? (PDF)

06/27 - No Meeting


07/04 - No Meeting

07/11 - Inst. Laborum Pt. 2 Animate and Guide: Challenges in Fraternal Life (PDF)

07/18 - Baptism and Profession (PDF)

07/25 - Secular Franciscans: Who Do We Say We Are[Pt2}? (PDF)


08/01 - True and Perfect Joy (PDF)

08/08 - Inst. Laborum Pt. 3 Animate and Guide: Formation and Communication (PDF)

08/15 - The TAU Cross (PDF)

08/22 - Our Challenge as Secular Franciscans: Show that Living the Gospel is Possible (PDF)

08/29 - Inst. Laborum Pt. 4 Animate and Guide: Challenges and Questions at Various Levels (PDF)


09/05 - Goals of JPIC (PDF)

09/12 - Core Franciscan Life and Spirituality (PDF)

09/19 - Inst. Laborum Pt. 5 Animate and Guide: Proposal and Suggestions (PDF)

09/26 - When We Pray (PDF)


10/03 - No Session