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A Day of Quiet Renewal

Friday, February 18, 2022 9:00 AM -4:00 PM Experience a day of renewal and relaxation. Take time out of your busy schedule to spend some quiet time on the grounds of the Sisters of St. [...]

January 3rd, 2022|

Caste – A Franciscan Federation Book Discussion Series.

You are invited to A Franciscan Federation Book Discussion Series. Members of the Franciscan Federation will facilitate this unique opportunity for prayer, study, dialogue and discussion on racial injustice. Isabel Wilkerson’s book provides a guide [...]

November 28th, 2021|

Reviewing Our Values

View "Reviewing Our Values" These late summer days call us to reflect on our Franciscan values, remember our servant leaders, support our current leaders, and give thanks for acts of charity and care for [...]

August 23rd, 2021|

Recap of Meeting with FAN and CFIT, March 18

Meeting Notes Read detailed account of the meeting on March 18, 2021 with Franciscan Action Network (FAN) and the Commission on the Franciscan Intellectual-Spiritual Tradition (CFIT): FRANCISCAN FEDERATION, Commission of Regions Zooms “Franciscan Federation [...]

April 8th, 2021|

Video of Zoom Presentation on Commissaries

Executive Committee of Elected Leaders' Commission The Commission of Elected Leaders is making this video available to our membership for their use as Councils or individuals to learn about Commissaries - those designated by [...]

November 3rd, 2020|

Two Upcoming Online Recollections

PORTIUNCULA CENTER FOR PRAYER 9263 W. ST. FRANCIS RD., FRANKFORT, IL 60423 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ HEARING THE VOICE OF GOD IN YOUR LIFE WITH FR. ALBERT HAASE (Live Zoom retreat) Dates/Times:  Friday, September 11 (7:00 - [...]

September 9th, 2020|

Sister Ingrid Peterson

Sister Ingrid Peterson, 84, a Franciscan Sister of the Congregation of Our Lady of Lourdes, Rochester, MN, died at Assisi Heights, June 28, 2020. Janet Peterson was born July 2, 1935 in Grantsburg, [...]

July 9th, 2020|

Tribute to Brother Ed Coughlin, OFM

Brother Ed Coughlin, OFM, President of Siena College, Albany, NY, died on July 30, 2019. He was a friend to the Federation and its members' hopes for our TOR charism! See Siena College's tribute [...]

August 14th, 2019|

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 [...]

July 9th, 2019|
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