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Little Flower of St. Clare Hospice – Khun Songfon Hoonsast

Sonfon comes from Baanbaanbog, Thonburi Bangkok. He was born year 7- 9 -1991. He was only child of their parents unfortunately when he was two years old his parents got divorced and his Father and aunts brought him up. After fishing his studies he went to technical studies. After he finished technical studies, Songfon got job in the company and while working he rented a room for his stay. He could work for only three years then fell sick and he was taken to the Hospital by his family members, for treatment: at that time he was found, infected with HIV/Aids.

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Journey To Self

The retreat is your retreat and it is not my retreat. My role is to accompany you. I am your brother. You may not follow anybody but the Holy Spirit. You may build a family and brotherhood at the present moment after you has been scattered for doing the mission. You may be yourself, express yourself comfortably. Nobody can give anything to you but yourself. You may not wait anybody else but you should give to yourself to meet the need. You may ask yourself, “Do you really live, or do your life really alive? You may experience God at the present moment. Be relax, be cheer.

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Franciscan Retreat at Huahin

Five days from 8 to 13 December 2014 Franciscan friars from Thailand and Myanmar had their annual retreat at Huahin led by Fr. Joseph Nghi Dhin OP. Read more →

Thailand Exposure Report

Six young men from Singapore and Malaysia arrived at the San Damiano Friary, Singapore, in early January 2014. They came to answer God’s call to explore and discern more deeply about their vocations. Joining the OFM order as Postulants is their first step in discerning the possibility to live the rest of their lives as an OFM friar. The six postulants are Cosmas Francis Yassun (Sabah, Malaysia), Crispus Mosinoh (Sabah, Malaysia), Gerald Tan (Singapore), Gerald Terence Saimel (Sabah, Malaysia), Robin Toha (Singapore), and Sixtus Pitah Amit (Sabah, Malaysia). They are currently going through the postulancy formation under the guidance of Friar Michael Goh (Postulant Director) and
Friar John Soh (Assistant Postulant Director).

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Feast of St. Francis of Assisi and Ordination of the first Franciscan Thai priest

News Photo: Feast of St. Francis of Assisi and Ordination of Fr. Francis Xavier Rerkchai, the first Franciscan Thai priest. Read more →

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