Franciscan Sisters Publish History Book

by Sister Julie Ann on August 16, 2015

Read a Herald Times Reporter story on Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity‘s latest Community history publication, A Star of Hope Shone in the Convent Sky by Sister Donna Marie Kessler, OSF.

Franciscan Sisters Manitowoc MotherhouseWalk inside Holy Family Convent in Manitowoc and its rich history is apparent.

Shelves and shelves of historic data and artifacts are found throughout the decades-old building, but the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity wanted to share their history with others and preserve it for future generations.

The community recently published “A Star of Hope Shone in the Convent Sky,” written by Sister Donna Marie Kessler, which details the community’s history from before its founding through 1945.

Click here for full article.

One thought on “Franciscan Sisters Publish History Book”

  1. annemarielom says:

    Learning more deeply about our heritage is such a blessing! I am fascinated with our development in the Church and civic community. A good read!

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