As sponsors, we publicly identify with, exert appropriate influence on, and provide various levels of support to these ministries. In so doing, we fulfill our responsibility of stewardship for our heritage, mission, and resources.
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.
The Sisters of St. Francis Pray for the Needs of the World
When a sister can no longer minister in active ministry, she humbly embraces “Prayer Ministry.” In prayer ministry a sister furthers the mission of the congregation by praying daily for the needs of the world, the Church, and the congregation.