This morning Fr. Benny Vincent OFM Cap. paid a visit to Bishop Richard.
Fr. Vincent has arrived from Quebec City (where he currently serves) to lead the annual Secular Franciscan retreat which commences at Our Lady of Hope Retreat Centre. this evening (Friday, October 4, the Feast of St. Francis).
The theme for the week-end is “Franciscan Prayer and Practice”.
Fr. Vincent will offer five separate reflections and invite the Secular Franciscan retreatants to enter into prayer guided by these reflections on aspects of the Franciscan charism.
Some 30 individuals from Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia will participate in this retreat