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

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Reflection for July 11, 2021

Words and deeds

Preaching the Good News  happens every day in every action by Sister Agnes Fischer "And he sent them to preach two by two." ~ Mark 6:7 As he once sent the apostles, he now sends married couples to... Read More

Reflection for July 4, 2021

Grace, integrity and responsibility

As we celebrate our country's founding dream, the prophets remind us of  our duty to God, country and each other by Sister Ann Rehrauer We come together on this weekend when our country celebrates... Read More

Reflection for June 27, 2021

Can you hear the echo of Gabriel's words?

The faith of Jairus and the woman remind us that nothing is impossible for God by Renae Bauer Does faith falter when life turns from difficult to hopeless? Sunday’s Gospel provides two examples of... Read More

Reflection for June 20, 2021

Jesus calms the storm

He guides us and comforts us in troubling times by Sister Laura Zelten When life tosses us about we need only to turn to Jesus for calm and safety.  Sunday's Gospel from Mark (4:35-41) tells us of... Read More

Reflection for June 13, 2021

In harmony with the Holy Spirit

There are times to work and rest, in accordance with God's   plans by Sister Charlene Hockers Do you enjoy gardening? Or sitting under the shade of a tree in an orchard? If so, you are in the right... Read More

Reflection for June 6, 2021

Nourishing and transforming

Sunday's solemnity celebrates the gift of Eucharist by Sister Jane Riha This Sunday we celebrate the beautiful Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ. We celebrate the Eucharist, the... Read More

Reflection for May 30, 2021

Trinity Sunday invites us into a great mystery

It might defy explanation but the Trinity doesn't deny us of  its life, love & grace by Sister Lynne Marie Simonich As we celebrate the Feast of the Most Holy Trinity, we recall the loving... Read More

Reflection for May 23, 2021

A clear, distinct call to witness

Pentecost propels us to rise above the ordinary noise and proclaim the Good News by Sister Elise Cholewinski Recently, I had the opportunity to spend time with one of our Sisters who was dying in a... Read More

Reflection for May 16, 2021

Seeking wisdom

Jesus and the disciples show how praying helps us recognize God's guidance by Sister Mary Kabat Reflecting on this Sunday’s Scripture readings from the Acts of the Apostles (1:15-17,20-26) and the... Read More

Reflection for May 9, 2021

'Because love is of God'

May the love of our Creator and mothers be our gift to all Sister Carolyn Zahringer “Beloved, let us love one another, because love is of God; everyone who loves is begotten by God and knows God.” (1... Read More