Author: Dcn. Skip Olson (Dcn. Skip Olson)


The Canonical Restoration of the Secular Franciscan Order in the Diocese of Lexington

by Linda Harvey St. Francis of Assisi’s spirit continues to live today with the restoration of the Clare-Francis Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order. A Mass was celebrated October 4 by Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv., to commemorate the 800th anniversary of St. Francis’s feast day. During the celebration, two individuals made their profession to...


Mass for Those With Disabilities

LEXINGTON – The annual Mass for Those with Disabilities was celebrated Saturday, October 2 at 5:00 p.m. at Pax Christi Catholic church in Lexington. About 100 people attended the special liturgy celebrated by Bishop John Stowe, OFM Conv. Follow the link for a replay of the Mass: