Ann Carmen
BLOG - Hallmark, take note.  Pope Francis would be a natural for a new line of cards.  Read Sister Julie’s Blog about what it means to her that Pope Francis is dedicating 2015 to consecrated life so people will realize “the beauty of following Christ” in the various types of religious vocations.  She describes Religious Life as a beautiful calling where women and men are strengthened by their Vows to God in giving of themselves through prayer, community life and service.  Read more…


Franciscan Federation
Sylvania Franciscan Sister Geraldine Paluszak was recently honored by the Franciscan Federation for her 66 years of ministry “living the Gospel in joyful servanthood among all people.”  She received her award at the annual conference July 20, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  Read more... 
The Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, Ohio recently received a grant of $20,693 from SOAR! (Support Our Aging Religious) to purchase medical equipment for Rosary Care Center (RCC), the long-term care facility for women and men religious located on the Motherhouse grounds in Sylvania.  Read more... 


Queen of Peace
 Liturgy Calendar 

August 27, 2014
 Toledo Labre Project