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Here is Sister M. Bernadette Bajusick's inspiring Missioning message to our Associates at FSC and Franciscan Ministries.

Tom Mason, Director of Plant Operations and Environmental Services at two of our communities, Franciscan Village and Marian Village, sits down for an interview to share his story of how he started working the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago, his working philosophy, and how he has connected with the residents over the years.

Sister Joseph Marie Zenda was honored at the Roots and Wings Gala at Mount Alverna Village in Parma, Ohio. Here is a tribute video to her years of leadership, inspiration and dedication.

Here is a 20th Anniversary Tribute Video celebrating
our ministry, St. Jude House.

Sister Diane Marie's Congratulatory Message to St. Jude House celebrating its 20th Anniversary.

Sister Lois Marie Rossi, Sister Jean Therese Jarosz, Sister M. Dorothea Micek, and Sister Doloria Kosiek reflect and discuss on hearing God's Call and joining the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago.

Sister M. Dorothea Micek discusses the journey of becoming a nun and how she chose the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago.


Sister M. Bernadette Bajusick, General Minister of the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago reflects on our foundress Mother Mary Theresa Dudzik.



The Sisters celebrated their 120th anniversary on December 8th. Please watch our anniversary video featuring a brief history on the Sisters, a retrospective photo gallery of them through the years, and a celebration message from the associates who work with the Sisters.

Sister M. Dorothea Micek reflects on
Mother Mary Theresa and the day in 1972 when her body was exhumed from St. Aldabert Cemetary and re-interred in the Sarcophagas in Our Lady of Victory Convent in Lemont, Illinois.


"There is always time to whisper a little prayer." A conversation with Sister M. Alacoque Czartoryski, osf from the Franciscan Sisters of Chicago. Sister Alacoque is a 75 year Jubilarian who discusses how she discovered her vocation.