ORGANIZATIONAL CHAPTER OF THE FRANCISCANS OF RECONCILIATION
3rd SYNOD OF THE
ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC COMMUNION
October 26-29, 2010
St. Lous, MO
(Our thanks to many who shared their photos with us)
On October 26, 2010, Franciscans from Fort Lauderdale, Little Rock and Chicago
gather to form the Franciscans of Reconciliation.
Thanks to our good friends and "Honorary Franciscans"
The Revs. Janine and Trudy. . .
we have a wonderful space in their suite to meet.
We celebtrated a mass, at which we received our very first Novice in the OFR
(Sr. Sarah, Fr. Fred, Nan)
We then sign the Constitution, Mission Statement, and Rule of the OFR
(Fr. Fred and Fr. Joe sign)
(Deacon Jeannine signs)
(Fr. Nioclás and Sr. Sarah sign)
(Sr. Sarah and Fr. Greg sign)
(Fr. Vinnie and Fr. Fred sign)
Frs. Nioclás , Greg and Fred
Our New Minister Gerneral, Fr. Fred Ball
Our New Director of Formation, Fr. Vinnie Treglio
who dons a construction hat for the hard work ahead
A Franciscan Couple
Fr. Fred and Sr. Sarah
Another Franciscan Couple
Fr. Greg and Deacon Jeannine
(aka, The Beauty [Jeannine] and The Beast [Greg])
(Fr. Rafe, Novice Nan, Fr. Will, Fr. Nioclás ,
Fr. Greg, Fr. Joe, Sr. Sarah, Fr. Fred, Fr. Vinnie, Deacon Jeannine)
We then welcomed the arrival of our Sisters and Brothers in the
Ecumenical Catholic communion
As we all gathererd for Synod.
SCENES FROM SYNOD 2010