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

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Reflection for Nov. 21, 2021

Signs of love

How can we show people today that  Christ is our King?  by Renae Bauer Communications Director The Sunday before Advent is dedicated to the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe,... Read More

Reflection for Nov. 14, 2021

Stay awake and be ready        

Now is the time to  let God's word bud in your heart and into action by Sister Laura Zelten As we approach the end of the liturgical year the readings for this Sunday remind us of the need to be... Read More

Reflection for Nov. 7, 2021

Faith, hope and love of God

Widows show us the meaning of a generous and loving heart by Sister Carolyn Zahringer Two of Sunday's readings put before us the example of two widows, both poor in many ways but supported by their... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 31, 2021

Don't hold back

Love of God and love of neighbor underpin everything by Sister Sally Ann Brickner Jerusalem is the setting for this Sunday’s Gospel according to Mark. Jesus had arrived at the city to shouts of... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 24, 2021

Jesus, Son of David, have pity on me!

Eight-word prayer may be Bartimaeus' gift to each of us  by Sister Mary Kabat Jesus, Son of David, have pity on me! In this Sunday’s Gospel (Mark 10:46-52,) we hear Bartimaeus calling out those words... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 17, 2021

To serve, not to be served

Discipleship calls us to walk a different path by Sister Agnes Fischer How lonely Jesus was! Striding on ahead and the Twelve unsympathetic and self-seeking, lagging to squabble about pre-eminence.... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 10, 2021

A camel and a needle

What is Jesus' concern about wealth? In Sunday’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims, “It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle than for one who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.” What is... Read More

Reflection for Oct. 3, 2021

New eyes

Children remind us to   see and welcome Jesus   with pure joy  by Sister Lynne Marie Simonich On this Respect Life Sunday our Gospel tells us the disciples were upset that children were being brought... Read More

Reflection for Sept. 26, 2021

How's your heart?

Jesus helps us  make room in our hearts to love freely and generously by Sister Donna Koch As I read the Scripture for Sunday and this coming week I could not help but notice the amazing guides and... Read More

Reflection for Sept. 19, 2021

Signs of greatness

What could a child teach us? by Sister Mary Kabat As I read the Gospel for this 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time  (St. Mark, 9:30-37 ), I kept my focus on Jesus. My heart filled with sadness as he told... Read More