Countdown to the Q

Q-Related Blog Posts

  • Updates on Quinquennial Celebration Aug. 3-7 in Phoenix
    Excitement is building for the Aug. 3-7 Secular Franciscan Quinquennial in Phoenix. Nearly 600 Franciscans have registered, and there is room for more. […]
  • National Minister’s Mesage: Great Things Can Happen
    Whether you are a friend of the Order, new to the Order, an inquirer, or a Spiritual Assistant, the Q is for you. Everyone is welcome, and you do not have to be a Franciscan to attend. Please, prayerfully ask yourself if God is calling you to the Q. […]
  • Consider Experiencing the ‘Q’ in August 2022
    The 'Q' is a unique experience for Secular and other Franciscans, occurring every five years (except for this one, which was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic). It allows Secular Franciscans from across the U.S. and elsewhere to come together and share the Franciscan charism. […]
  • Calling All Early birds!
  • Read about speakers for Q
    What does a university professor, a Bishop, two married couples and a married woman have in common? They are all keynote speakers at the 2022 Q, August 3 – 7, 2022, in Phoenix, Arizona. […]
  • Registration is open for the 2022 Quinquennial Congress
    Do you consider yourself an “Early Bird” or want to be considered one?  If so, it’s time to register for the OFS-USA 20th Quinquennial Congress. […]
  • Q Event Schedule Available
    Just a day before registration begins for the 2022 Q.  If you are still on the fence about deciding whether you will attend the Q, perhaps checking out the daily Schedule of Events will convince you that won’t want to miss it.  […]
  • Pray for Q 2022
    Check out our special prayer cards and join in praying for the success of the 2022 Q. These colorful cards can be downloaded, printed and shared. Find them here. […]
  • Q is coming
    Don’t keep it a secret!  The 2022 Quinquennial Congress will be a time to celebrate and renew our Franciscan calling. […]
  • Q is coming and here is why
    Why attend a “Q”?   Article 7 of the National Statutes of the Secular Franciscan Order in the United States (OFSUSA) states that the “National Fraternity shall celebrate a National Congress at least once every five years.” […]

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