Sisters of St. Francis of the Holy Cross in Green Bay, WI

 

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

For the safety of our Sisters, staff and guests, we have closed St. Francis Convent at 3110 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay, until further notice. This decision is in response to the COVID-19 virus. No guests are allowed including for daily Mass. Medical support visitors and deliveries are exempt. Thank you.

 

Recent News

Jun17

Silence and Sunset: Shone like the sun

Our final evening of "Silence & Sunset" will be on Aug. 6.  See the details here .

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Jun08

Black rights are human rights

We join the Leadership Conference of Women Religious in expressing our condemnation of the killing of George Floyd. Racism is a sin and a denial of one's rights and dignity. Please read the full...

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May24

Sister Jeanne Jarvis shared Jesus in all that she did

Sister Jeanne Jarvis (formerly Sister Jude), age 98, died on Thursday, May 21, 2020. The former Agnes Jeanne Jarvis was born in Crystal Falls, Michigan, on November 3, 1921. She was adopted and...

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Feb29

Still teaching and lending a compassionate ear to others

Prayer, presence and hospitality permeate volunteer ministries by Sister Mary Berg I am keeping busy in my retirement. On Mondays I volunteer as a receptionist at St. John the Evangelist Homeless...

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Feb29

Leaving the calendar behind: More ‘being,’ less ‘doing’

A life of ministry includes seeing God in students, ex-offenders and the elderly by Sister Francis Bangert Following 20 years as an elementary school teacher, nine years as a pastoral associate, and...

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Feb29

Sister Rose Jochmann receives award for solar advocacy

Her vision has propelled our solar array and those of other communities by Sister Mary Kabat On Jan. 16, 2020, Sister Rose Jochmann, chair of the Community’s Sustainability Committee and member of...

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Mission

Rooted in the Cross, Word, and Eucharist ... compassionately responding through prayer, presence, and hospitality.