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Healing and Mercy Circles - Dialogue
So he came to a town in Samaria called Sychar, near the plot of ground Jacob had given to his son Joseph. Jacob’s well was there, and Jesus, tired as he was from the journey, sat down by the well. It was about noon.
Tamar’s Place is a SFP ministry located in one of the roughest areas in Cincinnati known as Over the Rhine (OTR). I began volunteering with Sister Grace Pleiman who is the director of Tamar’s in the spring of 2012.
“What joy for us when, after having lived well here upon earth, we shall all meet again in that beautiful heaven!” - Frances Schervier - It's a blessing to be a part in the congregation’s pioneering effort to set up the mission in the Philippines...
With Blessing and Gratitude
In this Jubilee Year of Mercy, this year marks the 35th anniversary of the Associate Relationship with the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor. It is the year in which our Church around the world opens its doors with mercy. What better...
Dialogue and healing
Pope Francis speaking to the communicators said: "The encounter between communication and mercy will be fruitful to the degree that it generates a closeness which cares, comforts, heals, accompanies and celebrates”.
The Gospel Way of Life
The 35th Jubilee of our Associates: an opportunity to celebrate our SFP family in the spirit of simplicity, humility, joy and service. Over the course of my years as an associate, I have come to more clearly understand the vision, mission and charism...
Nothing to take for granted
My name is Francesca and I come from a small town in the province of Cosenza. I met the Franciscan Sisters of the Poor through the Step by Step program, which I first attended in May 2014. At the end of last October I came to the Youth Center...
Charism and Associates
The “concept” of Co-Membership was accepted at our 1980 General Chapter. I was elected to Congregational Leadership as a Councilor for the first time at that same Chapter. We grew together. As the concept developed and took...