Faith Talks

Three Heroes of Assisi In Word War II

Sunday, January 26, 2-4 p.m.
Franciscan Center

Featured speaker: Fr. Andre Cirino, OFM
Fr. Andre will speak on events that took place in Assisi, Italy during WWII, including Secretary to the Bishop Don Aldo Brunacci's role in helping hide Jews in the convents, monasteries and friaries of Assisi, with the cooperation of a loose network of clergy and supporters.

Attendees can also tour Memoria: Assisi & The Jews, an exhibition on loan from the Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts at St. Bonaventure University.

Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Sr. Barb Vano, OSF at

Faith Talks

Faith Talks explores the ways that our beliefs and faith traditions shape us and impact our daily life. This second installment explores how a few committed individuals can counter violence and impact the lives of thousands. Their actions have much to say to us today. For more information on Faith Talks, please contact Sr. Ann Carmen Barone, OSF, Vice President for Mission and Ministry, at 419-824-3703 or email

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