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    Sep 6

    Sunday Liturgy

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    Sep 6

    Coffee & ...

    Open to the Public - An opportunity to get to know the Wheaton Franciscans, meet new people, visit with long-time f... Read More

    Sep 9

    Threshold Choir

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    A Message From One of Our Leaders

    “In the Good Old Summertime" - by Sr. Mary Ellen McAleese While out walking a few weeks ago, this article was conceived.  Immediately the them of "Summer" came to mind and with it the song, "In the Good Old Summertime."  Next in line of thou Read More

    A Simpler Life

    TRANSPORTATION—Aug./Sept. 2015 We need to be aware of the human, social and environmental costs associated with getting from place to place in today’s world. They include: Emission of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere due to use of petroleum and its deriva Read More

    Year of Consecrated Life

    "We have come alive ourselves and make current and vigorous in our lives today the heroic qualities we remember in long-dead saints." ~Take Five for Faith~ Read More


    We are a community of vowed women (Sisters) and covenant (associate) women and men, whose mission is to live the Gospel following the spirit of St. Francis and St. Clare of Assisi, and our foundress Mother M. Clara Pfaender.

    We are a welcoming community of faith striving together to be instruments of peace, hope and justice in our world today.  We invite you to join us as seekers - in prayer - in worship - in personal growth - in mission - in community.