St. Kateri Tekakwitha Region Secular Franciscans
covering most of Upstate New York and Northwestern Pennsylvania
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10.02.16 Regional Chapter Features Elections; Al Picogna Is Minister
09.16.15 Regional Chapter Hosts National Visitors, Shows Support for Ugandan Orphanage
08.20.15 Regional Chapter Features National Visitation, Sept. 11-13, 2015
08.25.14 Al Picogna Steps Up As Regional Minister; Other Changes Announced
10.30.13 Utica Secular Franciscan Recieves Peace Award
10.30.13 Regional Chapter Elects Leaders; Kim Marks Is Regional Minister
03.04.13 2012 Quinquennial Congress DVD Set Includes Main Speakers Plus Overview
10.20.12 Order Elects National Leaders During Denver Chapter
10.20.12 Photo Gallery & News: National Chapter in Denver Oct. 16-21
04.30.12 Photo Gallery: Regional Annual Chapter April 27-29
11.22.11 National Minister, Formation Author to Attend Regional Chapter in April
11.21.11 18th Quinquennial Congress is July 3-7, 2012 in Chicago
10.19.11 Formation Workshop Signals Significant Step in Life of Order
10.19.11 Day of Renewal in Hilton Features Friars Nov. 5
10.13.11 Check Out the Fall 2011 Issue of Franciscan Mirror
08.26.11 October Workshop to Introduce New National Formation Manual
08.26.11 Franciscan Pilgrimage to Assisi and Rome in May 2012
04.10.11 Regional Chapter Turns into Spiritual Retreat
03.20.11 Annual Regional Chapter Features Formation Session April 9
03.03.11 Day of Reflection in Syracuse June 11: Franciscan Spirituality, Fraternity Living
02.06.11 Region Introduces Standardized Wake Service Booklet, Wake/Burial Wishes Form
01.28.11 2011 Summer Seminar at St. Francis U. to Focus on 'Aspects of Fraternity Life'
01.27.11 Friar to Lead Day of Reflection Feb. 26 in Hilton, NY
01.19.11 Franciscan Experience on March 12 Features St. Bonaventure's Sr. Margaret Carney
11.01.10 National Chapter in Arizona: Special Supplement to Tau USA
10.19.10 Teresa Baker Leads Workshop, Gives Crash Course in Planning Retreats
04.16.10 Chapter Re-Elects Mary Frances Charsky, Hears Talk on Significance of Profession
02.19.10 Summer Secular Franciscan Seminar at St. Francis U. Is June 24-27, 2010
02.18.10 Formation Directors Workshop in October Features Author Teresa Baker, SFO
02.18.10 Regional Chapter Features Elections and Pre-Chapter Spiritual Assistant Seminar
02.17.10 The Lenten Trinity: a Reflection by Fr. Richard Trezza, OFM
01.31.10 Secular Franciscan Sponsors Pilgrimage to Assisi and Rome in October
01.31.10 Central NY Franciscan Experience Features Duns Scotus Scholar on March 20
10.25.09 National Chapter in Albuquerque Gives Peace Award, Elects Leaders
09.25.09 National Minister Discusses Order on Secular Franciscan Web TV
08.14.09 Secular Franciscans Extend Invitation to Healing Mass in Corning on Sept. 4
06.17.09 Secular Franciscan Day at Fonda Features Dramatic Presentation Aug. 16
04.28.09 Peace Friar's Talk in Albany May 15 Co-Sponsored by Secular Franciscan Fraternity
04.26.09 Regional Chapter Features National Visitors and Peace Award
03.29.09 Mother Marianne's Soup Kitchen Serves 20,000 Lunches in First Year
02.07.09 Regional Gathering to Feature National Visitors April 24-26
01.29.09 Central NY Experience on March 28 Features Franciscan Challenge to Care for Poor
01.05.09 Fraternity Sponsors Crown Rosary for Life in Painted Post Jan. 17
10.19.08 National Chapter in Nashville: Stories and Photos
08.16.08 Utica Area Hosts NY State Right-to-Life Convention Sept. 13
08.07.08 "Thomas Merton in the Mountains" contemplative retreat is Sept. 5-7
08.01.08 Western Area Holds Its Own Secular Franciscan Day Aug. 17
07.10.08 Fraternity Gives Historic Document to National Archives at St. Bonaventure U.
06.08.08 Annual Kateri Mass at Tuscarora Indian Nation July 14
05.26.08 Biblical Drama to Highlight Secular Franciscan Day at Fonda Shrine Aug. 17
05.26.08 Peace Activist Friar Louie Vitale to Speak at Siena College June 10
05.04.08 Secular Franciscans Honor Nun with Franciscan Peace Award
03.11.08 Secular Franciscans Help Launch Soup Kitchen at Mother Marianne's Home Parish in Utica
02.06.08 Rochester Seculars Bring in Friars March 9 for Day of Talks, Prayer
02.03.08 Regional Annual Meeting Features Anne Mulqueen on Servant Leadership
02.03.08 National Workshop for Fraternity Formation Directors May 15-18
02.02.08 Utica Secular Franciscans Celebrate Bl. Marianne's 2nd Feast Day
02.02.08 Servant Leadership Seminar for Secular Franciscans June 26-29
01.30.08 Pius X Secular Franciscans Sponsor Lourdes Mass Feb. 9 in Painted Post
01.01.08 Serving Poor and Outcast Like a Retreat: Visiting St. Francis Inn, Philadelphia
12.16.07 St. Patrick Fraternity in Buffalo Welcomes 4 New SFOs on Jan. 20
12.15.07 Central NY Franciscan Experience with Bro. Ed on March 8, 2008
8.17.07 Utica Mayor Honors Secular Franciscan at Public Square Rosary Rally Oct. 13
8.17.07 Franciscans Visit Bolivia, Set Up Ecospirituality Retreat for August 2008
8.17.07 Secular Franciscans in Albany Area Launch Young Adult and Ecology Groups
8.10.07 St. Joseph Frat., Utica, Takes Part in Mother Marianne Shrine Dedication Oct. 3
8.25.07 St. Joseph Fraternity in Buffalo Holds Open House Oct. 7
8.24.07 SFOs Host Healing Mass for Peace Sept. 8
7.17.07 SFO to Lead 'Thomas Merton in the Mountains' Retreat Sept. 9-11
7.04.07 17th Quinquennial Congress: Full Coverage
6.27.07 Day of Reflection with Bro. Ed Coughlin, OFM, on Nov. 3, near Buffalo
6.26.07 Secular Franciscan Day at Kateri Shrine in Fonda on Aug. 19
6.24.07 St. Pius X Fraternity Elects, Professes 6, Honors 6 for Years of Service
6.23.07 Holy Family Fraternity Professes 7, Including 5 Young Adults, on June 2
6.22.07 Mary Francis Charsky, SFO, Elected Regional Minister at Annual Chapter on April 27-29
6.22.07 31 Fraternities Hold Triennial Elections
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