Adoration in the Portiuncula Chapel ~ a reproduction of the stone chapel St. Francis of Assisi rebuilt in Assisi after Christ told him, from the San Damiano Cross, "Rebuild my Church." Our Portiuncula, nestled in a wooded corner of campus, houses perpetual adoration during the semester, where students sign up for one-hour time slots to pray before Our Lord in the Eucharist, keeping a 24/7 vigil.
http://franciscan.edu/News/2013/300-on-Mission-Trips/ After six months of training, fundraising, and preparation, more than 300 students from Franciscan University of Steubenville will spend their spring break ministering and cultivating the Catholic faith in five countries and locations across the United States.
Founded at Franciscan University in 1988, we, the Franciscan Sisters T.O.R. of Penance of the Sorrowful Mother, are a Franciscan religious community rooted in Christ Crucified, animated by the Holy Spirit, and modeled after Mary, our Mother. Our life flows … Continue reading →