Yona Celebrates St. Francis Fiesta

Archbishop Anthony Sablan Apuron, OFM, Cap. DD, celebrates the festal Mass at St. Francis Church on Oct. 1

On Saturday, October 1, St. Francis Parish located in the central village of Yona celebrated its fiesta in honor of its patron, St. Francis of Assisi. Hundreds of the faithful from Yona and other villages packed the church as did large numbers of Capuchin Franciscans from around Guam as well as Secular Franciscans. His Excellency Anthony Sablan Apuron, OFM, Cap. celebrated the festal Mass in his habit as did his brother Franciscans priests. The festal mass was followed by the Na Taotao Tumanu.

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