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Living the Gospel Life through Prayer and Community

Through loving presence and service we foster personal and community growth as we respond to the needs of the church and the times.

Welcome

We are a community of vowed women (Sisters) and covenant (associate) women and men, whose mission is to live the Gospel following the spirit of St. Francis and St. Clare of Assisi, and our foundress Mother M. Clara Pfaender. We are a welcoming community of faith striving together to be instruments of peace, hope and justice in our world today.  We invite you to join us as seekers – in prayer – in worship – in personal growth – in mission – in community.

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Our Community

Our Community

Learn more about the extended community of the Wheaton Franciscan Sisters

OUR COMMUNITY

What We Do

What We Do

Learn more about the services provided by the Wheaton Franciscan Sisters

WHAT WE DO

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Get Involved

Learn how you can get involved with the Wheaton Franciscan Sisters

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Truly, truly, I say to you, a servant is not greater than his master, nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him.

John 13:4-17

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Sun 21

Holy Week

April 21 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Sun 21

Mass

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sun 21

Easter Sunday

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mon 22

Earth Day Blessing

April 22 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Sun 28

Mass

April 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

As they announce peace with their lips, let them be careful to have it even more within their own hearts.

TOR Rule IX: 30

PRAYER REQUEST

Your prayer concerns are important to us, as a network of faith connecting, prayer for and uplifting one another. When you submit a prayer request, it will be posted on our Prayer Board outside of Our lady of the Angels Chapel where you will receive prayer and encouragement from our community.

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LATEST NEWS

Living the Way of Love: Holy Thursday/Good Friday – Lenten Reflection: Living Prayer

April 19th, 2019|

Living Prayer

Holy Thursday/Good Friday – Lent 2019
By: Jeanne Connolly, Director of Charism and Mission

I have given you a model to follow, so that as I have done for you, you should also do.” John 13:15

Two images capture my imagination as I reflect on Holy Thursday and Good Friday. The first is the image of Jesus wrapping […]

Living the Way of Love: Holy Week – Lenten Reflection: Be Faithful!

April 16th, 2019|

Be Faithful!

Holy Week – Lent 2019
By: Jeanne Connolly, Director of Charism and Mission

Pack Nothing. Bring only your determination to serve and your willingness to be free. Do not hesitate to leave your old ways behind — fear, silence, submission.

Only surrender to the need of the time — to love justice […]

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Preparing for Chapter 2020

In the name of the entire Province of St. Clare of the Franciscan Sisters, Daughters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, on this March 16, 2019, Sr. Melanie Paradis, Provincial Directress convoked Provincial Chapter 2020. This time of Pre-Chapter and Chapter allows us to focus again on our values as Wheaton Franciscans and to respond to the needs of our time.

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