Picture of Friars outside FriaryTheFranciscan Brothers Minor, a community founded to follow closely in the footsteps of St. Francis of Assisi, are living and professing their faith in the Sacred Heart Friary at St. James the Less Catholic Church on Oakland Park Avenue in Columbus Ohio.

"Ten Friars Will Study And Work In Columbus" is an article from The Catholic Times which was published in the April Issue. It contains information about the Friars who are living at St. James.

On June 3, 2012, an open house was held at the Sacred Heart Friary after the 10:30 Mass. Parishioners and visitors were invited to tour the friary and enjoy the delicious food provided. After the open house, at 4:00 PM. the new friary at St. James was formally blessed by Bishop Frederick F. Campbell.

Article by Fr Scott Kramer, Pastor submitted to C.PP.S. newsletter.

Open House at Sacred Heart Friary Once the page opens, you can click on view in the lefthand corner of the teal bar at the top of the page to see the pictures as a slide show.