On Saturday evening, May 20, Fr. Peter Banks was honored by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Los Angeles at the 2015 Mardi Gras in May Benefit Dinner & Awards Ceremony for his work as Associate Pastor for St. Lawrence of Brindisi Church, Watts, CA. Congratulations, Fr. Peter, and thank you for your service to St. Lawrence of Brindisi and the Capuchin Franciscans Western America Province!
In a rare convergence, Ash Wednesday, marking the commencement of Lent, coincides with the celebration of love on Valentine’s Day this year. A peculiar juxtaposition