Lent is a long and somber season, but if we look closely, it gives us an opportunity to make our mark.  Do we want to be known as messengers of peace or someone who embraces the poor and marginalized?  Read Sister Ann Carmen’s Blog and learn how she puts her signature on these 40 days that feed her Franciscan soul. Read more…




Lenten Reflection
February 27, 2015

Be Reconciled


The A Nun’s Life Ministry Motherhouse Road Trip made a stop in Sylvania February 20 and the Sisters of St. Francis met them with open arms. Sisters Ann Carmen Barone and Sharon Derivan spent an hour talking with the hosts of this web-based “TV” program about their lives as Sylvania Franciscans. (Posted 2.23.15) Read more...
Lenten Prayer Series

Join the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania during this Year of Consecrated Life in prayer and reflection at 7 p.m. every Wednesday during Lent starting on Feb. 25th in Queen of Peace Chapel on the motherhouse grounds.



S.A.V.E. Hosts Free Lecture

March 3, 2015
7:30-9:00 p.m.
Franciscan Center


Liturgy Calendar
Queen of Peace 

Lenten Prayer Services

March 4, 11, 18 and 25
7:00 p.m.
Queen of Peace Chapel