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Franciscan Image: SEEK2015 ‘Lost and Found’ by Fr. Ben Hasse

January 11, 2015

On this feast of the Baptism of Jesus Christ, Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity are pleased to feature Father Ben Hasse’s SEEK2015 ‘Lost and Found’ images in this new month of January and in this new year 2015. Find here real ‘Lost and Found’ pictures that convey some of the good news of Michigan young Catholics on-fire […]

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Franciscan Sisters Highlight Caravaggio’s Nativity

December 18, 2014

What’s Christmas without an image of St. Francis and the Nativity!  Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity highlight Caravaggio’s dramatic painting ‘ the Nativity with St. Francis and St. Lawrence.  This artwork was actually stolen in October 1969 from the church of San Lorenzo in Palermo. Some think that Caravaggio “associated the idea of advent of Christ not with the […]

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Franciscan Sister Discernment Podcast Called to Be on Bishops Social Media Sites

December 5, 2014

St. Francis is already smiling in heaven (along with all of his saintly followers.) We received notice that the United States Catholic Bishops Facebook and Twitter accounts will post our Franciscan Sister of Christian Charity Sister Pamela Catherine Peasel’s Discernment Journey Podcast soon. Alert us when you see it happen! Recently perpetually professed Sister Pamela Catherine Peasel talks about her journey from […]

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View Portrait of Franciscan Sister Marie Voborny by Karen Marie Strong

November 2, 2014

In the spirit of remembering our loved ones this month of Thanksgiving, we feature artist Karen Marie Strong’s portrait of our Franciscan Sister  of Christian Charity Sister Marie Voborny. Here’s a letter received at Holy Family Convent, Manitowoc, WI after the death of Sister Marie. Dear Sisters, I don’t think I can express how much it meant […]

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View St. Francis of Assisi Portrait by Austin Arist Sue Kemp

October 3, 2014

On this 2014 feast of St. Francis, Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity are delighted to highlight the warm-hearted, mystic representation of  ‘S. Francesco di Asis’ by Austin, TX artist Sue Kemp. About the painting of St. Francis: “S. Francesco di Asis” 2010, by Sue Kemp Watercolor on aqua board, 14 x 11, with gold leaf Permanent Collection of […]

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How Do You Meet a Franciscan Sister: Pentecost Window Reflection

June 8, 2014

‘On the road’ during the novena of Pentecost, Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity found a perfect Pentecost window. Possibly you see it every time you worship or you celebrated an important occasion in this sacred space. It is a stained glass window at Sacred Heart Parish, Reedsburg, WI. Here is a stained glass depiction of the coming of […]

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