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No Tours 10 or 11am 8:00 am
No Tours 10 or 11am
Oct 1 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
* There will be no tours at 10 & 11 am or 1 pm on Wednesday, Oct. 1. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study 10:00 am
Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study @ Franciscan Monastery
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fr. Ed Flanagan’s weekly scripture study focusing on the readings for the following Sunday meets every Thursday from 10am to 11am.  All are welcome.
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The Transitus of St. Francis 7:30 pm
The Transitus of St. Francis @ Franciscan Monastery
Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm
Join us as he honor the transition of St. Francis from this life to the next with this vigil service for St. Francis of Assisi.  All Franciscan-hearted people are welcome and a reception will follow the evening service.
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No Morning Tours 6:00 am
No Morning Tours
Oct 4 @ 6:00 am – 1:00 pm
* There will be no morning tours on Saturday Oct. 4. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Mass of the Feast of St. Francis 10:30 am
Mass of the Feast of St. Francis @ Franciscan Monastery
Oct 4 @ 10:30 am
Join us as we celebrate the life of our founder, St. Francis of Assisi
Blessing of the Animals 2:30 pm
Blessing of the Animals @ Franciscan Monastery
Oct 4 @ 2:30 pm
St. Francis was a fan of all critters, both feathered and furry.  Bring your furry friends to the Monastery for a special blessing of the animals service following the Mass of the Feast of St. Francis. Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday Morning.
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Franciscan Crown Tour with Lourdes 1:00 pm
Franciscan Crown Tour with Lourdes
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tuesday, October 7 is the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary. Join us for the NEW Franciscan Crown Tour with the Lourdes. A tour of the Monastery and grounds focused on the seven joys of the Blessed Mother. WHEN: Our Lady of the Rosary October 7, 2014 from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm WHERE: Franciscan Monastery of the Holy[...]
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Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study 10:00 am
Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study @ Franciscan Monastery
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fr. Ed Flanagan’s weekly scripture study focusing on the readings for the following Sunday meets every Thursday from 10am to 11am.  All are welcome.
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Music at the Monastery 4:00 pm
Music at the Monastery @ Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land
Oct 12 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Program – Paul Hardy Praeludium und Fuge  in D Major – D. Buxtehude 3 Chorale Preludes on “Von Gott will ich nicht lassen” a)      BuxWV 220 – D. Buxtehude b)      2 variations         – Johann Gottfried Walter c)       BWV 658  -   J. S. Bach Prelude and Fugue BWV 532 -  J. S. Bach Adagio from 3 Pieces for Organ – Frank[...]
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Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study 10:00 am
Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study @ Franciscan Monastery
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fr. Ed Flanagan’s weekly scripture study focusing on the readings for the following Sunday meets every Thursday from 10am to 11am.  All are welcome.
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Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study 10:00 am
Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study @ Franciscan Monastery
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fr. Ed Flanagan’s weekly scripture study focusing on the readings for the following Sunday meets every Thursday from 10am to 11am.  All are welcome.
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Christmas Eve Masses 5:00 pm
Christmas Eve Masses @ Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm
First mass at 5:00pm, second mass at 8:00pm.
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No Tours Available
No Tours Available
Oct 26 all-day
There are no tours available on Sunday, October 26. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Blessing of spring-flowering bulbs 1:00 pm
Blessing of spring-flowering bulbs @ Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm
This will be held immediately following noon mass.
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Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study 10:00 am
Father Ed’s Weekly Scripture Study @ Franciscan Monastery
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Fr. Ed Flanagan’s weekly scripture study focusing on the readings for the following Sunday meets every Thursday from 10am to 11am.  All are welcome.
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