I am Fr. John Bacevicius, OFM and I would like to welcome you to our Friary, Chapel, Shrines, Guest House, Gift Shop and beautiful parks.


St. Anthony’s Friary

70th Anniversary Celebration!

Year 2017 marks the 70th anniversary of the Lithuanian Franciscan Friars coming to live in Kennebunk, Maine.   We welcome you to a day of celebration.

Date: Sunday, October 1, 2017

Location: Monastery Chapel and Franciscan Guest House Auditorium

Event Schedule:

11 am Mass at the Chapel with the Eucharist celebrated by H.E. Bishop Robert Deeley with many friars.

12:30 pm Grand Luncheon Buffet at the Guest House Auditorium featuring presentations by the friars and live music. 

For more information please call 207-967-4965.  

For purchase of Buffet Luncheon Tickets, please ask for Kara Nappi at extension 106 or email kara@franciscanguesthouse.com. Tickets for the luncheon are $30 and there is limited seating.


I hope and pray that your visit will be an occasion for God's blessings for you and all your family, both now and later.

May the Lord give you peace, as you get acquainted with our website.