Foundress Day Homily
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Sister Mary Diez, April 28, 2015

“Sharing Faith, Shaping Lives” Fundraiser
Learn more about our May 16 celebration in Glenview, Illinois, honoring our sisters’ legacy of love!

Chicago-area Jubilee Homily
Sister Barbara Kraemer, April 26, 2015

Vincentian missionaries welcome sisters to Songea
Alive Magazine, Spring 2015

Alverno Leads the Way
Alive Magazine, Spring 2015

Easter Message from Sister Mary Diez
April 5, 2015

The Rockford Files: Interview with Sister Elaine Hirschenberger
March 29, 2015

Even in retirement, sister serves others
Sister Bernadette Halbur’s volunteer service at Nativity Jesuit Academy in Milwaukee is spotlighted
Catholic Herald, March 19, 2015

U.S. Provincial Assembly
February 25 – March 1, 2015

Sacred Heart Renovation Update
January 22, 2015

Special Spark Awards honor those who made a difference
Congratulations to Sister Mary Diez, our international congregation's president, on being recognized by
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel education columnist Alan Borsuk with his Special Spark Award for 2014

December 27, 2014, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

January 17 Sisters/Associates Morning of Reflection

A New Pentecost—A newsletter devoted to the Milwaukee Archdiocesan Synod
November 2014

Mind, soul and sisterhood
Dropping traditional grading system among innovations at growing Milwaukee women's college
National Catholic Reporter, November 7-20, 2014

“Nunsense” Actors Meet Real Live Sisters
Pius XI High School students  prepare for the school’s staging of the musical comedy Oct. 23-26.
Milwaukee Catholic Herald, October 16, 2014

St. Joseph Convent, Campbellsport, WI – Homily for September 14, 2014
St. Josef-Konvent, Campbellsport/ Wisconsin – Homilie für den 14. September 2014
Convento San José, Campbellsport, WI – Homilía para el 14 de septiembre 2014

Sisters, staff, Campbellsport to celebrate 140-year legacy at Sept. 14 open house
Fond du Lac Reporter, September 5, 2014

Sisters Bring Healing and Hope

LCWR Assembly Slide Presentation

LCWR Assembly Outstanding Leadership Award Acceptance Speech: Let a Female Speculate
Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ

LCWR Assembly Opening Reflection: Holy Mystery Revealed in Our Midst
Presented by Nancy Schreck, OSF

LCWR Assembly Presentation - However Long the Night: Holy Mystery Revealed in our Midst
Presented by Nancy Schreck, OSF

LCWR Presidential Address: The Music in the Heart of God that Sings Through Our Lives
Carol Zinn, SSJ

Series Explores Crossroads of Christianity, Conscious Evolution
Is it possible for conscious evolution and Christian revelation to meet? Can we hold them together so that they mutually enhance one another? This fall, Sister Bea Dorsey will be presenting a five-part weekend scripture series at Alverno College that reflects on these questions.

"Franciscan Sisters Bring Hope to Juárez”
The work of our community's Casa Alexia border ministry is spotlighted 
Arlington (Virginia) Catholic Herald, July 16, 2014

U.S. Province History Series Order Form

Homily for the Installation of the International Leadership Team
Predigt bei der Einführung der neuen Internationalen Generalleitung
Homilía para la instalación

Teacher advocate's prescription for quality — will to change
Sister Mary Diez, installed June 28 as the President of our congregation, is profiled
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 28, 2014

Celebrating the Response to God’s Call
The welcome message of Sister Deborah Fumagalli of the U.S. Provincial Team at the June 21 Jubilee Mass
in St. Joseph Chapel.

Judge Kluka’s portrait ready for display
A portrait of Kenosha County’s first female judge, associate Barb Kluka, will soon hang in the second floor Grand Courtroom.
Kenosha News, June 19, 2014

2014 Jubilarians

Join our team for the Capuchins’ Run/Walk for the Hungry on July 25!

Pastoral Ministry Network Seminar to be held July 21 at Alverno College
“Francis: The Saint, The Pope, and the Franciscan Spirit,” with Sister Gabriele Uhlein, OSF, PhD

Mayslake Ministries Honors SMMP’s Own
Sister Madelyn Gould receives the third annual Custos Award

Sisters encouraged to participate in Milwaukee Archdiocesan Synod

Sisters Help New Cassel with Candle, Honey Sales
Catholic Voice, May 2, 2014

Nun teaches children meditation techniques
Kenosha News, May 2, 2014

Sacred Heart Redevelopment Project Plans
April 28, 2014

General Assembly 2014
Generalkapitel 2014Asamblea General 2014

School Sisters of St. Francis to Hold General Assembly in Milwaukee
March 26, 2014
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Regional CATALYST Gathering PowerPoint Video


In Memoriam

In Memoriam

We honor the sisters and associates who have shared their lives with us and who have died recently.
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