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Sr. Theresa Kevin Donahue discovered a special attraction to the Franciscans. “What attracted me to the Franciscans was that the sisters were very playful and yet also showed compassion, humility, gentleness, and patience. I experienced a joyful spirit in the Franciscans,” she explained.
#RIP Sr. Anne Miller, OSF (formerly Sister Mary William), 90, died in Assisi House on July 1. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 69 years. Read her obituary here: osfphila.org/obituaries/sis….
Read the Latest News from the Sisters of St. Francis with an update about the Franciscan Spiritual Center, how we continue the fight against racism, and how you can help our sisters at Assisi House. conta.cc/319hm4N
#RIP Join us as we pray for the soul of Sr. Patricia Kidd, OSF (formerly Sister St. Jude), 83, who died in Assisi House on June 30. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 63 years. osfphila.org/obituaries/sis…
#RIP Sr. Frances Marie Calhoun, OSF (formerly Sister Joseph Therese), 93, who died in Riddle Memorial Hospital on June 29. She had been a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 70 years osfphila.org/obituaries/sis…
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