Novena in Honor of St. Clare

All are welcome to the Monastery of the Poor Clares August 2-10 at 7:30 pm to learn about "St. Clare and the Works of Mercy". Fr. Frank Sherry will be the homilist each evening. Benediction will be offered each night and veneration of the relic of St. Clare will take place on the 10th. Mass for the Solemnity of St. Clare will be celebrated Thursday, August 11 at 6:30 am. 

  1. St. Clare and the Mother of Mercies
  2. Feeding the Hungry and Instructing the Ignorant
  3. Giving Drink to the Thirsty and Counseling the Doubtful
  4. Clothing the Naked & Admonishing Sinners
  5. Giving Shelter to the Shelterless & Bearing Wrongs Patiently
  6. Visiting the Sick & Forgiving Offenses
  7. Ransoming the Captive & Comforting the Afflicted
  8. Burying the Dead & Praying for the Living & the Dead
  9. St. Clare Gives Thanks to the Father of Mercies