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Thank you for visiting the online home of the School Sisters of St. Francis, U.S. Province. Our Pioneer Sisters came to the United States in 1913 to bring education and spirituality to immigrant families. In our 100 years of service, we have served in schools, churches, hospitals and other institutions. And we continue to do so today with our active ministries in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Texas, Rome, the Slovak Republic and South Africa.

The Charism of the School Sisters of the Third Order Regular of St. Francis, rooted in the Franciscan penitential tradition of Gospel living, is intimate union with God in the midst of apostolic service. In the spirit of Franciscan poverty expressed in the simplicity and humble dedication of our communal life, we minister through Christian formation, education, and development of the total person. Responding to the signs of the times and to the needs of the Church we, as faithful servants of the Church, joyfully minister to the poor and otherwise needy.

Memorialize Your Time at Mount Assisi with a Brick in the Memorial Garden

Proceeds benefit Marian Hall Home's benevolent care fund

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2014 Spring Festival Promises Food, Fun

Spend Sunday, April 27 with the Sisters!

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Time Running Out to Get Your Spring Festival Raffle Tickets

64 Chances to Win Cash!

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Sister M. Lawrence Waxman, OSF

February 1, 1925 - April 3, 2014

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Sister M. Roberta Ann Voytek, OSF

October 1, 1922 - March 3, 2014

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Sister M. Doloretta Zugell, OSF

December 8, 1923 - January 16, 2014

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Sisters Reunite with Alumnae in San Antonio

Reunion, Remembrance Mass bring back SFA memories

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Our Sisters in the Spotlight

Noteworthy happenings throughout the province

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A Century of Service

A year of remembering our past inspires the course for our future.

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Marian Hall Soup Sale Takes Bite Out of Winter Chill

Savor three delicious flavors each week in ongoing fundraiser.

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March Programs at St. Francis Center for Renewal

Make spiritual health part of your month

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