Even though we often want something to change, when it happens, it can be a stressful experience.  Read Sylvania Franciscan Associate Pat Mills’ Blog to hear how he practices personal reflection and action to achieve change that minimizes the stress. Read more...




Lenten Reflection
Holy Week

March 30, 2015
Let Your Light Shine


Sylvania Franciscan Sister Mary Jo Mike, principal of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Elementary School in Biloxi, Mississippi, was recently named to receive the Distinguished Principal Award from the National Catholic Educational Association for her dedication and commitment to excellence. 

Rosary Care Center, the 76-bed, 24-hour skilled nursing home on the motherhouse grounds of the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, Ohio did something very few nursing homes do.  It came out of the recently-completed Ohio Department of Health annual survey with a perfect score — zero defects.(Posted 3.13.15) Read more…


Liturgy Calendar
Queen of Peace 

Franciscan Chair Lecture

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
2:00 p.m.
Regina Hall Conference Room


Year of Concentrated Life Mass

April 19
9:30 a.m.
Queen of Peace Chapel