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Patronal edition of The Franciscan published

The latest edition of The Franciscan was published yesterday as part of St Francis’ patronal festival. Click on the photo to download a pdf of the magazine, and read all our news, as well as a timeline of St Francis’ 90 year history. You are welcome to leave your comments below.

St Francis Fun Run at the Johannesburg Zoo- 16 September 2017

Bring your grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, friends family, neighbors, teachers and colleagues. Everyone is welcome as we celebrate the life of St Francis of Assisi and spend time with Gods lovely animals!    Join us bright and early on the 16th of September as we welcome Spring with a family 5K Fun Run/Walk at … Continue reading

Vacancy: Parish Administrator

A vacancy exists for a Parish Administrator in the Anglican Parish of St Francis, Parkview, Johannesburg. This vocational position is responsible for the smooth running of the Parish.  The position is a part-time position, but may require working beyond normal working hours at times. A knowledge of the Anglican Church and its liturgy, and membership … Continue reading

Rained out Golf day to Resume 18 August

St Francis of Assisi’s annual Golf Day was postponed on Friday (12 May) when unseasonal rain and electrical storms forced the full field to abandon play. The Golf Day will now be held on Friday, 18 August, thanks to the generosity of the Parkview Golf Club, which agreed to donate the green fees for the … Continue reading

Notices 5 May 2017

50 Days of Moral Action Noon Vigil: Friday 5th May Our Noon Vigil will be held on the Bridge over the M1, between Donald Gordon and Mandela Children’s Hospital and at the Southern end of Oxford Rd. All are most welcome to join us. Please see the attached letter from Bishop Steve below. Passion to … Continue reading

Choral Evensong – 14 May 2017

Sunday 14th May at 17:30 at St Francis Anglican Church, 46 Tyrone Avenue, Parkview Please join us and be inspired by the beautiful music of  Maurice Duruflé, Felix Mendelssohn and Thomas Tallis Evening Prayer or Evensong is a service held in the afternoon or early evening. It is either a completely spoken service or, when … Continue reading

Palm Sunday procession through Parkview

St Francis Rector, Revd Paul Germond, flanked by Church Wardens Theo Coggin (left) and Patience Dlamini (right, partially obscured) follow Server Clementine Nishimwe at the head of the Palm Sunday Procession along the main road of Parkview today. You can listen to Paul’s Palm Sunday sermon here:

Notices for the week- 05 February 2017

Notices EDUCATION SUNDAY: This morning we welcome Revd. Roger Cameron, former Head Master at St John’s College as our guest preacher. At the 09:30 service we also welcome Vuleka Parkview along with their staff Claire Shepard, Matlakala Mokgatlhane, Caroline Mudau and Thabisile Buthelezi, their students and their families. JOINT THANKSGIVING SERVICE SUNDAY FEBRUARY 12 AT … Continue reading

St Francis welcomes new Rector

At the beginning of October the Vicar General of the Diocese of Johannesburg, acting on behalf of  the Bishop, the Rt Revd Steve Moreo, informed St Francis of the appointment of Revd Paul Germond as Rector.  Fr Paul assumes his appointment at the beginning of October, and his first service will be on the Sunday … Continue reading

E-Franciscan 27th May 2016

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