Welcome Visitors

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.


divine mercy devotion

Sunday April 8 at 2 pm

Starting at 2pm with homily, exposition of Bl. Sacrament, Rosary, Chaplet of Mercy, Benediction and individual blessing. It will end at about 3:15 pm

Starting Good Friday say the 9 Day Novena for the Divine Mercy.

Chapel roof repairs fund

The monastery welcomes thousands of visitors to the grounds and the chapel every year. Recently there has been leakages at times during Mass. We ask for your assistance to help us repair the chapel roof so that we may continue to provide services to the community and visitors. Thank you for your support.

St. Anthony’s Friary

 70th Anniversary Celebration!



Year 2017 marked the 70th anniversary of the Lithuanian Franciscan Friars coming to live in Kennebunk, Maine.  Thank you to everyone who joined us in our celebrations on Sunday October 1st, 2017.


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.