The Secular Franciscan Fraternity of St. Bernardine of Siena
Secular Franciscans take no special vows, pursue their own careers and live as other Christian laymen and women in the secular world, except they are an Order of people who publicly commit themselves to follow a Way of Life which the Church has officially approved and recognized as being in accord with the Gospel.
Secular Franciscans are practicing Catholics who answer the call from the Lord to enter into a deeper relationship with Him. The uniqueness of a Secular Franciscan is marked by
The St. Bernardine of Siena Fraternity meets at St. Francis Chapel on 145 Wolf Road in Colonie on the second Sunday of each month. For more information contact Donna Ferlazzo at 518-608-5234.