Fr. John Anthony Boughton, C.F.R.


Franciscan Friars of the Renewal

Position/Role, Current Assignment

General Vicar of the CFR community and local Servant of St. Crispin Friary, Bronx NY

Ordination Year



St Joseph Seminary, NY

College / Graduate School(S), Degrees

Virginia Military Institute BA English, St. John's BA philosophy, St Joseph Seminary MDiv

Significant Previous Assignments

12 years missionary work in Nicaragua and Honduras


Dallas, Texas

Previous Career (If Applicable)

USNaval Reserves (Lt), Sales for AGFA Compugraphic, Vice President and overseas operations Head St David's Relief Foundation


English and Spanish

Favorite Bible Verse

John 15:5

Favorite Saint

St Anthony and the Holy Prophet Elijah are tied

Fun Fact

I enjoy a good laugh at myself