The Holy Dormition / Saint Clare Fraternity of the Secular Franciscan Order was founded in the late 1940s, and today consists of approximately 35 permanently professed members. The fraternity meets on the first Sunday of each month at 2 p.m.
Our fraternity is part of an international secular order of Catholics in communion with Rome. Our fraternity includes members of the Byzantine and Roman Catholic Churches.
- St Katharine Drexel Regional Fraternity
(eastern PA, southern NJ, northern DE)
- National (USA) Fraternity of Secular Franciscans
- International Fraternity of Secular Franciscans (CIOFS)
Interested In This Way of Life?
We encourage you to “Come and See.” Experience the hospitality, interest and support of Franciscan brothers and Sisters. “Come and See” and let us walk together a spiritual journey that leads from GOSPEL TO LIFE and LIFE TO THE GOSPEL.
Contacts For More Information
Joan Pesta, OFS
Bob Yeck, OFS
Fr Jerome Wolbert, OFM
(570) 788-1212 ext 402