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Sister Michaela Serpa professes perpetual vows
Sister Grace Marie Horan professes perpetual vows
Prairie land dedicated to Mother Mary Ann Schmitz, FSE
Mother Miriam Seiferman elected third Mother General at General Chapter
Franciscan Sisters celebrate jubilees in Idaho
Franciscan Apprentice ordained to the priesthood for Duluth diocese
See LifeLines, Spring 2017, Franciscan Life Center, Meriden, CT
See Troubadour, Spring 2017, Franciscan Life Process Center, Lowell, MI
Sister Jeanne d'Arc Paquette professes first vows
See the new kitchen and dining room of John Lateran Center addition
Mother Shaun Vergauwen awarded honorary doctorate
Franciscans welcome two Apprentices' life commitments
Sister Lucia Treanor honored at Grand Valley State University
Mother Shaun receives blessing from Pope Francis
See John Lateran Center building project slides, December 2016, February 2017
Sister Dorothy Prokes, foundress of CREative ACTing, dies at age 96
Sisters and Brothers welcome new novices
See John Lateran Center building project slides, September 2016
Sister Regina Cochran, FSE professes perpetual vows
Sister Anthony Marie Greving lauded for forty years of service
Formation Sisters receive rave reviews for "Pilgrimage of Joy" concert
Sisters attend World Youth Day in Poland
Friends around the world express grief and awe at the significant death of Mother Rosemae
Our beloved Mother Foundress, Mother Rosemae Pender, dies during Jubilee Mass
Science Department Chair honored after 23 years of service in hometown public school
Pocatello Sisters' family life mission featured in diocesan news
Sister Damien Marie Savino presents keynote at Archdiocese of Hartford conference
Robyn Lee, editor of Catholic magazines, enters novitiate; named Sr. Mary Mercy
Connecticut FSEs offer viewing and discussion event for "Laudato Si Week"
Postulant Robyn Lee's blog post crashes server
See John Lateran Center building project slides, May - August 2016
Sister Rosario Ongayo, FSE graduates from Holy Apostles College and Seminary
Sister Theophane Wurzer, FSE, long time maternal-child nurse, enters eternal life
Sister Anne Clare Keeler, FSE honored for excellence in teaching
Holy Week 2016 at the Motherhouse chapel
Franciscans make Jubilee Year pilgrimage to the Hartford Cathedral
Sister John Frances LaFever chosen for award at Central Connecticut State University
Pro-Life Ministry leads 130 pilgrims to March for Life
Men and Women: Find out about the Discernment Weekend, Feb. 12-14, 2016
Franciscans celebrate Foundation Day with two new commitments
Meriden Formation House addition building project finally begun! SEE LATEST PHOTOS-May '16
Sisters go to the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia
Sister Kathleen Ann Cieslak, FSE enters eternal life
Sisters celebrate 25 years of vowed religious life
Sister John Frances LaFever professes first vows
Sister Mary Margaret Delaski celebrates 50 years
Book by Sister-scientist released at World's Fair in Milan
Dominique Paquette now Sister Jeanne d'Arc
Four Sisters graduate from Holy Apostles College
Three Sisters celebrate a combined 155 years of dedication
Bishop Christensen visits Pocatello Sisters
Novices profess vows as Holy Week begins
George Mason University students enjoy a Franciscan spring break
See "Franciscan Consecrated Life" photo presentation
Franciscan Sisters greet visitors on national Open House Day
Franciscans share in national Open House Day
Sisters join in March for Life
Sister receives St. James of the Marches award in Italy
Two Sisters profess perpetual vows in new Chapel of St. John
University of Perugia honors Sister for 28 years of dedicated service
Sister Mary Peter Ryan professes first vows on Foundation Day
Celebrating the Year of Consecrated Life
Franciscan Sister honored for pro-life ministry
Cardinal Tauran and Archbishop Blair bless the motherhouse new chapel
Chapel dedication set for November 1st
See the process of building of the chapel from beginning to end
Sister Catherine Mary Clarke celebrates 25th jubilee
Double vow ceremony held at the Motherhouse
Wheat Retreat offered in Idaho
Archbishop Blair celebrates FSE 40th anniversary Mass
Corpus Christi procession highlights Eucharistic dedication

Next phase of CYMA software training underway for Cameroon Sisters
Mother Rita Brunner, beloved leader, enters eternal life
Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist in the news:
     UConn Basketball   Mother Shaun, "For the good of the team"
     Arlington fundraising event
Sister Collette Maritim transfers to Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist
Young adults: You are invited to a day of Franciscan experiences
Houston UST students attend Humanae Vitae seminar in CT
See our new short video, "Garden of Sisters"
Sister represents Galveston-Houston Archdiocese at Notre Dame conference
Sister Tharsilla Bichler enters eternal life
Midnight Mass celebrated in a barn holds special significance
Franciscan Community greets new Archbishop of Hartford
FSE celebrates 40 years
Sister Judith Zoebelein named to high school Wall of Fame
Assisi bids fond farewell to Sister Zita Senzig
Sister Rose Mesa celebrates 50 years of religious life
Franciscan Montessori Earth School welcomes international visitors
Sister Frances Zajac receives "award for reverence"
Follow the building of the chapel in Meriden
Last Mass held in Meriden, CT chapel
Rebecca LaFever named for Blessed John Francis, Franciscan martyr
Franciscan lay associates gather for world-wide conference
Franciscans break ground for new chapel
Children enjoy new lambs, baby goats during summer series
Mother Theophane Wurzer celebrates 70 years of vows
Sister Francine Cardew, FSE, well known educator, enters eternal life
Mary Silver receives historic name of St. Francis, Pope Francis
Sister Ann Frances Thompson featured on WOTV4, Grand Rapids
Holy Week, Lowell, Michigan
Christine Marie Elliott named after His Holiness Benedict XVI
Sister Judith Zoebelein receives Pope Francis' blessing for Community
Franciscan Sisters interviewed on NBC's Today show
Franciscan Community rejoices at the election and inauguration of Pope Francis
Sister Mary Roberta Connors cuts ribbon at Azalea Trail event
Houston Sisters honored by University of St. Thomas
See photos of blizzard at FSE Motherhouse in Connecticut
Denelle Ryan enters Novitiate; named Sister Mary Peter
Three Apprentices make final commitment on Foundation Day
Pocatello Sisters offer "Advent in the Family" day of recollection
Vatican appoints Sister Paula Jean Miller, FSE as Synod Expert
Retreat weekend focuses on wheat experiences
Two Michigan women advance in their formation process
Formation sisters' icon retreat an experience of prayer
Sister John Mary Sullivan and Sister Monica Navalta profess perpetual vows
See local TV interview with Sister Colleen Ann Nagle, Lowell, Michigan
Five Sisters celebrate jubilees
Meriden center celebrates 50th jubilee of Sisters
Sister Veronica Schueler speaks about religious freedom
Franciscan Community joins Fortnight for Freedom
Franciscans celebrate the Solemnity of Corpus Christi
Sisters' neighbors sponsor tree planting event
Guardian Vineyard named for Mother Rosemae Pender
Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care celebrates 25 years of caring service
Sister Rosario Ongayo professes first vows
Sister Lucia Treanor authors book on Franciscan writings
Tertiary Sister interns with Synergic Systems
Hundreds mourn death of Franciscan Apprentice, Stephen Rzegocki
Meriden Sisters sponsor 20th Franciscan Christmas Fair
Franciscan pilgrimage to Rome and Assisi underway
Sister Michaela Serpa professes first vows of chastity, poverty and obedience
Sisters present workshop to Indiana Franciscans
Memories of Mother Valorie, A Great Principal by James Leo Rzegocki
Sister Valorie Nehl, FSE, beloved educator, dies in Michigan
Sister Grace Marie Horan professes first vows
Rebecca Heffern enters the novitiate
World Youth Day pilgrims leave for Madrid
Sister Maria Serra Garcia professes final vows
FSE General Chapter elects authority persons
Mother Mary Michael Costello enters eternal life
Cardinal Tauran is surprise guest at Franciscan Sports Banquet
Lowell Sisters honor three jubilarians
Five Apprentices make life commitments
Holy Week 2011 at the Motherhouse
See FSE Palm Sunday Procession, Cloquet/Duluth, Minnesota
Jim Calhoun invites Sisters to Final Four
Franciscan Sisters receive Sister Gertrude Maritim
Sister Francine Cardew to receive honorary doctorate
Franciscans welcome George Mason University students
Sister Johanna Paruch, FSGM, Ph.D. presents on Blessed Newman
Sister Judith Zoebelein receives Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice award at Vatican
FSE Rome Community celebrates Sisiter Judith Zoebelein's jubilee
Sister Judith Zoebelein recognized by Holy Father as foundress of Vatican web site
Snow, snow and more snow!
Day of reflection on the Psalms by Msgr. James C. Turro, Ph.D.
Sister Maria David Magbanua professes perpetual vows;
Sister Jilda Marie Chabot & Sister Judith Zoebelein celebrate 25th jubilees

Families share Advent activities
Sister Anthony Marie Greving nominated as "Governor's Brightest Star"
Media center dedicated to Mother Colleen Kimbro
Franciscan mission in Holy Land expands
Franciscan Apprentice coordinates 40 Days for Life campaign
Sister Regina Cochran professes vows
Anna Hamman named Sister Christianna
Sisters celebrate jubilees in Oregon
Assisi and Rome Sisters collaborate with UST
Eagle Scout project enhances Franciscan land
Announcing Franciscan Ever There Care
Sisters celebrate 70 years of religious vows
UST Catholic Studies announces new program
Franciscans celebrate solemnity of Corpus Christi
Sports celebrities honored at Franciscan banquet
Texas bishops' gift to new L.A. Archbishop made by Franciscan Sister
Franciscan Home Care dedicates patio in memory of nurse

Franciscan Common Venture sends team to Cameroon
Franciscan Sister to appear on EWTN
Franciscans celebrate Holy Week
Sr. Mary Connors' work called "a masterpiece of beauty"
Rocenia Ongayo enters novitiate
Sister Jacoba Rzegocki enters eternal life

Franciscan Home Care and Hospice Care lights the way
Dr. Amaya Serpa now known as Sister Michaela

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