Mar 052014

CLINTON – People are invited to a Lenten retreat, “Moving Into Compassion – Embracing Our Lepers,” at The Canticle on March 22. The day focuses on encounters with lepers in Scripture and in Franciscan writings. Participants will explore how Francis’ Testament applies to the world today.
The event begins with check-in at 8:30 a.m. and continues until 4 p.m.  Overnight accommodations are available.
Sister Nancy Miller, OSF, will facilitate the retreat.
Suggested donation is $25 (includes lunch). Please register by March 17 at or by contacting the Sisters of St. Francis, (563) 242-7611 or

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