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

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Reflection for June 2, 2019

Seeing Jesus in one another

Conversion, or change, draws us closer to Christ and is necessary to grow in our mission of serving him through others by Sister Sally Ann Brickner Conversion is at the heart of Franciscan communal... Read More

Reflection for May 26, 2019

The new heaven, the new earth

God's kingdom is complete because it is God The Book of Revelation is widely considered the Bible’s most difficult book to understand. Its symbolic and allegorical style is largely unfamiliar to the... Read More

Reflection for May 19, 2019

Getting past the pain

Faith in Jesus draws our eyes upward to Him, changing how we see today and tomorrow  by Sister Francis Bangert    “Behold, I make all things new.”  These words from the Book of Revelation carry a... Read More

Reflection for May 12, 2019

Be alert, be awake

The Good Shepherd has a plan for you and me by Sister Agnes Fischer Jesus said: “My sheep hear my voice and follow me.” That is to say, they pay attention. These days many of us hear His voice. For... Read More

Reflection for May 5, 2019

Mealtime Ministry

Sunday's Gospel shows Jesus tending to the whole person through food, instruction and mission Read More

Reflection for April 28, 2019

Mercy Sunday message: God loves us at all times

Oh, Thomas. Who among us hasn’t had a split-second of doubt especially when life is cruel or doesn’t make any sense. Thankfully, Jesus is relentless in his pursuit of us. Mercy Sunday calls our... Read More

Reflection for April 21, 2019

Paradise promised

Our living Savior is here among us today by Sister Elise Cholewinski During this season of Lent I have been teaching a course for the Fox Valley Bible Study. We have been walking through the Passion... Read More

Reflection for April 14, 2019

Holy Week: A journey of faith

As we gather for Palm Sunday we will hear that “Today we gather together to herald with the whole Church the beginning of the celebration of our Lord’s Paschal Mystery.”  In these days of Holy Week... Read More

Reflection for April 8, 2019

Who has 'loved you back to life'?

Jesus shows us how genuine concern for others is the way out of darkness by Sister Lynne Marie Simonich For those parishes with a Rite of Chistian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) process this Lent, the... Read More

Reflection for March 31, 2019

Rejoice in God's extravagant love

After my confession a few weeks ago, as a penance Father suggested that during the next day I meditate on God’s boundless mercy and compassionate forgiveness. Often in the intervening days a... Read More