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As an introduction, my name is Jack Wintz. And yes, I am a real Franciscan friar.

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I am proud to introduce my FREE e-mail newsletter, Friar Jack's E-spirations. Each month, you'll receive two issues by e-mail. In one, I hope to inform and inspire you with my musings on Catholic life today. The second issue each month contains "Friar Jack's Catechism Quiz," a lively refresher course on Catholic basics. Both will keep you abreast of the latest happenings at Here's an opportunity for you to participate in our online community. Friar Jack's E-spirations lets you know about the latest events at and highlights resources for you to use in your daily Catholic life.

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Here's what you'll receive:

Friar Jack's Musings: Yes, my own thoughts about Catholic life today (first part of month).

Friar Jack's Catechism Quiz: A lively refresher course on Catholic basics. (mid-month).

What's New at Up-to-date information on the latest features and events at, your award-winning Catholic web site.

I'll also include one of the following features each month:

Followers of Francis and Clare
: Features a Franciscan hero, some famous, some not-so famous, but they will inspire. You've heard of St. Ignatius of Loyola but have you heard of St. Ignatius of Laconi?

Catholic e-Greetings for You: Shouldn't your friends and families receive a Catholic e-greeting this month? We'll make it easy with a suggestion.

Ask a Franciscan: We'll offer a question from Father Pat's "Ask a Franciscan" feature. Feel free to e-mail further questions and comments about the question to my Franciscan brother and colleague, Father Pat.

St. Anthony Help Me Findů: An opportuntiy to search to uncover the latest articles and features on particular subjects such as "Eucharist," "Confession" and "Lent."


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