Be Merciful just as your Father is Merciful (Luke 6:36)

Lent

Icon at St. Francis

A Time for Mercy: Lent at St. Francis of Assisi Parish
 
Weekend Mass Times: 
Saturday Vigil 5 pm; Sunday 7 am; 8:30 am; 10:30 am; 12:30 pm; 5 pm   Watch the Sunday 10:30 a.m. Mass here.
Daily Mass Times:  Monday--Friday at 9:15 a.m. All Masses are held in the main Church during Lent.
Seek God's Mercy in the Sacrament of Reconciliation during Lent: 
Saturdays 3:30 pm-4:30 pm and Sundays 3 pm--5 pm (Feb. 21--March 20)
Thursday, March 17 at 7 p.m. Communal Penance Service
Stations of the Cross: Fridays at 7 pm in Church

Engage in a Family Pilgrimage with Fr. James Conlon
Saturday, March 19 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

“To pass through the Holy Door means to rediscover the infinite mercy of the Father who welcomes everyone and goes out personally to encounter each of them.” — Pope Francis

Our day consists of conversation and fellowship, a walk through the Holy Door at St. Mary Cathedral in Lansing, Celebration of Mass, an opportunity for engagement with works of mercy, and lunch.  Our event accommodates and encourages children. Read more.

Register online for the Family Pilgrimage or Download the paper form.

The Triduum Schedule:
Holy Thursday, March 24
7 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper
8:30 p.m. -11 p.m. Chapel of Repose
11 p.m. Night Prayer in the Chapel 
Good Friday, March 25
12 Noon Cross in the City
1:30 p.m. Veneration of the Cross
7 p.m. Evening Prayer/ Tenebrae

Holy Saturday, March 26
12 Noon Blessing of Food
8:30 p.m. Easter Vigil
 

Easter Sunday, March 27
8 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m.

 

Lenten Small Groups begin this week. We will be reading "Mercy in the City" by Kerry Weber and exploring the Corporal and Spiritual Works of Mercy and how we can live them out wherever God has placed us. SIGN UP HERE

Coins for Kottapuram, India

Turn in your filled Coin Sacks on Palm Sunday, March 20.  

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