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We're an exceptional congregation of women that share the commitment of daily prayer and serving the needy along with the joys and sorrows of life in community. We do this by ministering in the fields of senior housing, continuing care retirement communities, pastoral care, education and social services. Our life manifests the Franciscan spirit of prayer, poverty, simplicity, joy and ongoing conversion.

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ROOTED in the Gospel,UNITED in prayer and community,
WE SHARE Franciscan joy AND SERVE generously.

-- Mission Statement of the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago


Swinging for the Sisters
5th Annual Golf Outing
May 5, 2014

Midlothian Country Club,
Midlothian, IL
$275 per ticket;
$1000 per Foursome
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Stand up for St. Jude House
Franciscan Senior Estates Missioning Ceremony

April 9, 2014




Mommy, Dolly and MeMommy, Dolly & Me
Spring Tea
April 12, 2014

Avalon Manor,
Merrillville, Indiana
Enjoy a Saturday Afternoon with those close to you!
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Village at Victory Lakes Missioning Ceremony

April 7, 2014