Videos

A Garden Full of Blessings

As we pause in celebration of Thanksgiving, amidst the backdrop of this Year of Consecrated Life, we celebrate and give thanks for our many blessings as women religious. May your Thanksgiving be filled with all good things! A Thanksgiving Prayer Heavenly Creator, In this season of gratitude and abundance we give You thanks for our

Video Outlines Background for Papal Encyclical

With Pope Francis expected to release an encyclical “Laudato Sii” (“Praised be You”) on the environment this week, a wonderful, new video explores the background leading up to the announcement.

Celebrate Earth Day with St. Francis of Assisi

Franciscan Theology and Philosophy The Franciscan emphasis on the goodness of God and creation focuses on the outpouring of God’s love into the universe. Creation reveals to us God’s love for us and God’s beauty, which is why Franciscans call creation “the mirror of God.”

St. Francis Students in the News

Students from our St. Francis School in Honolulu perform “Hard Knock Life” on Hawaii News Now. Part of the hit Broadway musical “Annie”, the musical will be staged for the public at the school this weekend.

National Catholic Sisters Week: March 8 – 14

What is National Catholic Sisters Week? NCSW is an annual celebration that takes place from March 8 through 14. Created to honor women religious, it is a series of events that instruct, enlighten, and bring greater focus to the lives of these incredible women.