“There was such a sense of joy and community at Franciscan that I never witnessed anywhere else.”
“I’m leaving a better person and better man—more integrated in my faith and how to live my faith. And, hopefully, willing to stand for my faith in a way that’s more efficacious than I have in the past . . .”
“I would not have these opportunities if it were not for the generous financial aid I have received. I would not be here without that gift.”
Among the benefits he has received from Franciscan is a reawakening of the Catholic faith into which he was baptized. He participated in the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) program and was confirmed at Easter. He also is in formation for the Disciples of the Word Household.
“It’s been amazing to encounter Christ in this way.”