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Honoring Sister Frances Therese, SSJ-TOSF

The Franciscan Federation honors Sister Frances Therese, SSJ-TOSF who wrote "Go to My Brethren:  A Spiritual Document for Apostolic Communities of Franciscan Women" in 1969. Sister Kathleen Moffatt relates the following: "Sister Frances Therese SSJ TOSF  just died. Frances was the author of the 1969 GO TO MY BRETHREN booklet which was a seminal [...]

2019-08-14T16:22:14+00:00August 14th, 2019|Latest News|

Assisi Pilgrim Drawing 2019 Winners

The drawing for the Assisi Pilgrimage took place at the Annual Federation Banquet in St. Louis on Sunday, June 23. The winners are: First Place  - Sister Christa Franzer OSF - Two week Pilgrimage to Assisi Second Place - Sister Maria Elena Larrea OSF - Free registration for next year’s conference Third Place - Sister [...]

2019-07-09T15:30:13+00:00July 9th, 2019|Latest News|

Franciscan Federation JPIC Resolution For 2019 – 2020 Welcoming The Refugees, Immigrants, Asylum Seekers

Franciscan Federation JPIC Resolution For 2019 – 2020 Welcoming The Refugees, Immigrants, Asylum Seekers Statement of Resolution We, the members of the Franciscan Federation, recognize that we live in a nation at a time when refugees, immigrants, and asylum seekers are being turned away from our borders and held in detention centers. We hold our [...]

2019-04-17T20:37:24+00:00April 12th, 2019|Latest News|

St. Bonaventure’s Franciscan Institute announces 2019-2021 members of Research Advisory Council

For Immediate Release: St. Bonaventure’s Franciscan Institute announces 2019-2021 members of Research Advisory Council BONAVENTURE, N.Y., Feb. 1, 2019 — Fr. David Couturier, O.F.M. Cap., executive director of the Franciscan Institute at St. Bonaventure University, has announced the 2019-2021 members of the institute’s Research Advisory Council (RAC). The members are Dr. Timothy Johnson, chair, Flagler College; [...]

2019-02-12T15:06:17+00:00February 12th, 2019|Latest News|