“To love one another rightly must be taken seriously by all: to show one another the greatest possible charity in a loving manner – by helping and by accepting help; in giving counsel and in accepting counsel; through reciprocal favors; through equality in treatment, and in all else.” -Founding Constitution, Franciscan Sisters, Daughters of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary #23

DEEPENING YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH THE WHEATON FRANCISCANS COMMUNITY

As Wheaton Franciscans we are committed to living Gospel values as co-creators in the Christ mystery. We believe that through an open and grateful heart we are blessed and become a presence of blessing. This open heart is a deepening relationship with God, each other, and all of creation. There are many ways of deepening a relationship with our Community. If you believe that your spirit aligns with ours, or if you are curious to learn more about our Franciscan way of life, please inquire about the different ways of getting to know us.

learn more
learn more
learn more

News, Articles and Resources

JPIC Office Response to Afghanistan

September 2nd, 2021|

September 2, 2021 As the US completes its formal military withdrawal from Afghanistan after 20 years of war, we need to reflect on what we have learned.  In his recent encyclical Fratelli Tutti, in paragraph [...]

Season of Creation 2021

August 30th, 2021|

A Home For AllRenewing the Beloved Community of God The Season of Creation is celebrated around the world and in many faith traditions. Pope Francis established the Season of Creation within the Roman Catholic [...]