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Sisters of St. Francis: ‘It’s a way … of living the...

The traditional image of vocations, particularly for women, involves sisters taking vows of poverty, chastity and obedience, then going about the work of the...

Ireland native Sister Mary Carmel Molloy, OSF, dies at 81

ASTON, Pa. — Sister Mary Carmel Molloy, a professed Sister of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 59 years, died Oct. 11 in Assisi House....

Neumann University agrees to acquire buildings, land from Sisters of St....

ASTON, Pa. – Neumann University has agreed to acquire several historic properties and land from the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia in a...

Sister Hildegarde Grogan, a longtime nurse who ministered at St. Francis...

ASTON, Pa. — Sister Hildegarde Grogan, a nurse who ministered for 15 years in the Diocese of Wilmington, died Jan. 20 in Assisi House....

Sister Margaret St. John Brocato, former teacher in Diocese of Wilmington,...

ASTON, Pa. – Sister Margaret St. John Brocato, a professed Sister of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 71 years, died in Assisi House on...

‘Perch on the Porch’ allows for continued ministry for Sisters of...

Coronavirus has caused most of the Sisters of St. Francis at Neumann University to maintain a healthy social distance from the students there. Despite this hurdle, Sr. Marguerite...

Sister Eileen Walsh, who taught for three years in Wilmington, dies...

ASTON, Pa. — Sister Eileen Walsh, a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 62 years, died Sept. 20 in...

Sister Margaret St. Hugh Keenan, longtime teacher in Diocese of Wilmington,...

ASTON, Pa. — Sister Margaret St. Hugh Keenan, a professed Sister of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 69 years, died Aug. 13 at Assisi...

Former Corpus Christi School teacher Sister Mary Hugh Black dies at...

ASTON, Pa. — Sister Mary Hugh Black, who spent time teaching in the Diocese of Wilmington, died June 21 in Assisi House. She was...

Sister Aletta Dorothy Donahue, who taught in Diocese of Wilmington for...

ASTON, Pa. — Sister Aletta Dorothy Donahue, formerly Sister Charles Francis, a professed member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 71...

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