About Us

About Us2019-02-18T17:06:58+00:00
The Wheaton Franciscans foster a community of faith that strives to be a blessing in the heart of the world.


The Wheaton Franciscans are the United States province of an international congregation, the Franciscan Sisters, Daughters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary. We hold a weekly Sunday mass at our campus in Wheaton, IL.

We provide the support needed to foster spiritual, personal and community growth through our spiritual ministry, The Tau Center, our Justice, Peace & Integrity of Creation efforts, and other focuses on service. Click on the links below to learn more about the Wheaton Franciscans.

learn more
learn more
learn more
learn more
“Therefore welcome one another as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God.”

Romans 15:7

Upcoming Events

Rural women over the world often live and toil in obscurity. This day is dedicated to honoring them for their lives of dedication to family, community, and care for earth, our common home. Unfortunately, rural women still face many stigmas and myths that restrict their participation in decision-making, both within civil society and even within [...]

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals call for an end to extreme poverty globally by the year 2030. In order to accomplish this goal, dialogue with those living in poverty is needed in order to address needs effectively.  The World Bank and other international bodies have agreed that eradication of extreme poverty is possible, but that stabilization [...]


October 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until 03/30/2020

Open to the public - All are Welcome!

News, Articles and Resources

Remembering Laurette Kelly

September 30th, 2019|Community, Special Announcements|

“Our beloved sister in heart and the Kelly family’s beloved wife and mother and grandmother, Covenant Companion Laurette Kelly, has been breathed into the infinity by our God….now the union she always longed for. Laurette died [...]