Sisters of St. Francis Welcome Three New Sisters into the Congregation

The weekend of August 10-11 was an exciting one for the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia as they celebrated the profession of vows and welcomed three women into the congregation—the first in a number of years. On Saturday, August 10 Sisters Maria Anna Dela Paz and Kathryn Ann Dutrow professed their first vows and [...]

By | August 11th, 2019|2019|0 Comments

STATEMENT – For an End to Gun Violence

          Statement for an End to Gun Violence in the Wake of the El Paso and Dayton Shootings As a nation we are once again faced with more senseless gun violence and many innocent lives lost! How long can we continue to see our brothers and sisters die at the hands [...]

By | August 5th, 2019|2019|0 Comments

STATEMENT – Related to the Border Crisis

A Plea to our President and Members of Congress Statement Related to the Border Crisis Reports of severely neglected children who have been separated from their parents and are living in deplorable conditions as well as the daily deaths on the Mexican border speak to us of the atrocities that are happening in this country [...]

By | July 11th, 2019|2019|0 Comments

Sisters Take Corporate Stand Against Gun Violence

Aston-PA - The Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia take great joy in announcing that the congregation, as a result of a recent referendum, have declared a corporate stand against gun violence. The Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia, conscious of the growing use of assault and other weapons in our society, take this corporate [...]

By | May 13th, 2019|2019|0 Comments