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Twin Sisters Thankful for 70 Years of Religious Life

Sisters Mary Robert and Mary Clare Bernet are featured in a Catholic New York article titled "Twin Nuns Who Are Franciscan Sisters Thankful for 70 Years of Religious Life." Armando Machado writes their story celebrating their love of their vocation as religious sisters who shared their faith throughout their ministries. He states "In a joint [...]

Sister has long ministry of caring for people

By Patrick J. Buechi Staff Reporter - WNY Catholic - December 2018 Sister Mary Helen Buscarino, OSF, has come a long distance from her Italian birthplace, and she has met a lot of people along the way. Her life as a Franciscan sister has given her opportunities to help others, and she used every one of [...]

Meet Sister Cheryl Wint

Sister Cheryl Wint is a fountain of knowledge and infectious enthusiasm for God’s work. Everything she shares is a nugget of wisdom that leaves you wanting to know what she will say next. Read More >

Sister Reyna Professes Perpetual Vows

Sister Reyna Jesusa Ontón Ñahui, 27, knew at a young age that she wanted to devote her life to the church, and by her late teens was actively researching different religious communities. She struck up a friendship with a Sister of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities who was working in Peru, and was drawn to [...]

Sister Cheryl Wint Professes Final Vows

By Darlene J.M. Dela Cruz Hawaii Catholic Herald On a gorgeous Aug. 2 morning in Waikiki, Hawaii at St. Augustine Church, Sister Cheryl Wint became the newest professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities. The high-spired landmark by the sea was packed for the 8 a.m. Sunday Mass with parishioners [...]