Basilica of St. Francis Celebrate Jubilees of Friars
Sunday, November 20, at 10.30 am Eucharistic Liturgy in the Basilica of San Francesco celebrated the 60th, 50th, and 25th jubilee anniversaries of the friars who live and work in the General Custody of the Sacred Convent of St. Francis in Assisi.
Fr. Mario Lionetti celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Priestly Ordination and Fr. Alfio Pusceddu, the 60th of Religious Profession while Fr. Theodor Jürgensen, Fr. Mauro Silva, Fr. Guglielmo Spirito, Fr. Ion Ciuraru, Fr. Ioan Horvat and Fr. Silvestro Bejan celebrate the 25th anniversary of Religious Profession.
The Eucharist Liturgy will be presided by His Excellency Giuseppe Piemontese, Bishop of Terni-Narni-Amelia.
The Jubilee Celebration is an opportunity for the Friars themselves and the Community to thank the Lord for the gift of consecrated life.
The Franciscan Community of the Custody of Assisi rejoices with these brothers for their years of service to God and the Church and pray that the Lord, the Blessed Virgin and St. Francis of Assisi will continue to guide their steps and accompany them on their journey.