“[A] journey becomes a pilgrimage as we discover, day by day, that the distance traveled is less important than the experience gained.”
~ Ernest Kurtz ~
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The IBVM General Congregation Elect New Leadership: Congratulations to the new General Congregation Leadership for the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary (IBVM). After prayerful preparation and discernment on October 22, 2022, the delegates elected the Institute Leadership Team.
St. Clare Regional Community Fall Gathering:On Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22, the Wheaton Franciscans gathered for the purpose of “reconnecting and deepening as the St. Clare Regional Community."
Please continue to check our website and this newsletter for updates on the liturgy schedule. If you miss the livestream of the service, you will find it archived on ourYouTube Channel.
Additionally, you can find audio recordings of the Sunday and Holiday homilies on our "Homilies & Reflections" page or by searching Wheaton Franciscans in your preferred podcast player.
Islamic Center of Naperville hosts Open Mosque Day On behalf of the Islamic Center of Naperville, we would invite you to attend our Open Mosque Day on Sunday, October 30th from 11 AM to 3 PM. The purpose of this free event is to open the doors of our mosque to our neighbors, friends and colleagues and give them an opportunity to visit a mosque, something they may have never had a chance to do before. Find out more about ICN>>> Chicago Becomes Largest Midwestern City to Pass Back from the Brink Resolution The Chicago City Council passed a resolution on July 20, 2022 calling on President Biden and Congress to cease spending federal tax dollars on nuclear weapons, embrace the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons and make global disarmament a priority. Read more>>>
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