TOR Jubilarians 2020

The Province of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus celebrates the Profession and Ordination Anniversaries of Friars.

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Daily - Sunday Mass

Join the Friars at Sacred Heart Friary on the campus of Saint Francis University for Daily and Sunday Mass.

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Third Order Regular

Statement on Racism by Franciscans, Third Order Regular Province of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus

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  • Allegation Against Franciscan Priest Not Credible

    Allegation Against Franciscan Priest Not Credible

    Independent Review Board Finds Allegation Against Franciscan Priest Not Credible 

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  • Basilica of Saints Cosmas and Damain

    Basilica of Saints Cosmas and Damain

    The Basilica of Sts. Cosmas and Damian in Rome is where the Generalate of the Third Order Regular is Located.  View news and stories from the Third Order Regular.

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  • Friars Ordained to the Diaconate

    Friars Ordained to the Diaconate

    Five Franciscan Friars of the Third Order Regular of Saint Francis, Province of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus were ordained to the Diaconate on Saturday, September 14, 2019.

     

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  • Father David Dodd, TOR

    Father David Dodd, TOR

    Father David Dodd, TOR was ordained to the priesthood, April 27, 2019 by Bishop Mark Bartchak.

    David Dodd Ordination

  • Father Richard Eldredge, T.O.R.

    Father Richard Eldredge, T.O.R.

    Father Richard Eldredge a Franciscan Friar of the Third Order Regular, Province of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, passed away on December 28, 2019 at the age of 78.

    Richard Eldredge

  • Fr Dave Pivonka Inauguration

    Fr Dave Pivonka Inauguration

    Fr. Dave Pivonka, TOR will be inaugurated on October 4, 2019 as the seventh president of Franciscan University of Steubenville.

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  • Solemn Profession of Vows

    Solemn Profession of Vows

    Five friars of the Franciscans, Third Order Regular, Province of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus take their Solemn Vows.

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  • Reception into the Novitiate

    Reception into the Novitiate

    Brother Matthew was received into the TOR Novitiate on September 8, 2019.

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The form of life of the Brothers and Sisters of the Third Order Regular of Saint Francis is this ...

to observe the Holy Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ, living in poverty, chastity and obedience.