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Baptism of Jesus

Mk 1:17-11 By S. Marianne Ferguson After pondering the religious experience of Jesus, one is led to a greater appreciation of our gift of baptism. When we hear the words “This is my Beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased,” we realize that we too are God’s Beloved daughters and sons. We too, are [...]

Repair Our Democracy

Repair Our Democracy As members of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious, the Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities stand with more than 1300 leaders of Catholic sisters throughout the United States as we make this statement: The Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) joins with the world in praying for peace after [...]

Benefactor Appreciation Day

The Sisters want to thank all of our friends and benefactors at a virtual Benefactor’s Day program set for Sunday, Nov. 15 at 1:00 pm. Your kindness, concern and care for our sisters is always welcome and in this difficult year, especially heartwarming. Please take a few moments so that we can express how much you mean [...]

Outside My Window

Outside My Window  By S. Zoe Ellen McClure    Outside my window  God’s coloring book  Flames  Majestic  Reds and golds          Grateful,  I sing praise  And find  In creation’s  Autumn notes  Harmony        God’s paint  Creatively  Sings of love  For colors all  And even me  Inside my window. 

Our Father

Matthew 6 By Sister Marianne Ferguson When we see the word OUR we notice the thought of ownership. In a sense, God belongs to us, and so the opposite must be true. We belong to God. God has called us into his own, and our relationship is mutual. We are in a family relationship with [...]