Through prayers, readings, and uplifting music, we celebrate St. Francis of Assisi’s Passing from Earthly Life into Eternal Life. Come and Share the Peace!

Tuesday, October 3, 2023

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church

21 S 13th St, Philadelphia


Celebrated around the world on October 3rd each year, the Transitus is a Franciscan devotion which commemorates the death of St. Francis.

Selected readings chosen from the writings of St. Francis of Assisi by Br. Kip Ledger, OFM Cap; Fr. Frank Yacobi, OFM Cap; and Annette DiMedio, PhD.

Light refreshments to follow.