From December 29, 2022 to January 1, 2023, both Friars Jacob and Israel visited the friars and celebrated New Year with them.
During the Feast of the Epiphany, the friars blessed the friary and made a consecration to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
FRATERNAL VISIT & MISSION TOURS
From Jan. 16-19, Friar Mark A. Szanyi, OFM Conv. visited the friars and gave them a pilgrimage tour to the Missions of San Miguel and Santa Ynez.
TOP: With Very Rev. Victor Abegg, OFM Conv, Minister Provincial of the Saint Joseph of Cupertino (SJC) Province with his Vicar Provincial, Very Rev. James Reiter, OFM Conv.
BOTTOM LEFT: With Very Rev. Martin Day, OFM Conv, Minister Provincial of the Our Lady of Consolation (OLC) Province.
BOTTOM RIGHT: With Friar Jim Kent, OFM Conv., Prefect of Formation of the OLC Province.
From February 11th to 14th, Friar tim Kulbicki, OFM Conv. from the Our Lady of the Angels (OLA) Province, gave a presentation on the 2019 Constitution of the Friars Minor Conventual. He also presented the history of the beginnings of the Friars here in North America with their Custodies and Delegations.