Sisters of St. Francis
Contact Us
812-934-2475
Mailing Address:
Sisters of St. Francis
P.O. Box 100
22143 Main Street
Oldenburg, IN 47036

Ministries

Stations of the Cross

By: Article by CRS/Rice Bowl
Holy God, be with us now as we meditate on your Son’s journey to Calvary. Remind us that still, in this present day, many of your children continue that walk to Calvary, carrying heavy, difficult crosses. May we be Simon to those whose burdens are too heavy to be borne alone. May we be Veronica to those who need the touch of love and comfort. And m… [ Read More ]

Pope’s Special Urbi et Orbi Blessing: ‘God Turns Everything To Our Good’

By: Article written by Devin Watkins
Pope Francis delivers an extraordinary blessing “To the City and to the World” on Friday to pray for an end to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic. In his meditation, the Pope reflects on Jesus’ words to His disciples: “Why are you afraid? Have you no faith?” Pope Francis held the special Urbi et Orbi on Friday from the steps of St. Peter’s Basilica…. [ Read More ]

Prayer for a Pandemic

By: Cameron Bellm
May we who are merely inconvenienced Remember those whose lives are at stake. May we who have no risk factors Remember those most vulnerable. May we who have the luxury of working from home Remember those who must choose between preserving their health or making their rent. May we who have the flexibility to care for our children when their schools… [ Read More ]

Pope Calls for 9pm Rosary for Protection of Our Families

By: Taken from an article written by Kathleen N. Hattrup
Every family and religious community, every member of the faithful, urged to join in praying the Luminous Mysteries At the end of the general audience March 18, the pope said he is joining the initiative promoted by the Italian bishops to pray the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary at 9pm (Italian time) on March 19, the feast of St. Joseph.Presumably… [ Read More ]

40th Anniversary of the Refugee Act

By: S. Noella Poinsette, OSF
On this 40th anniversary of the Refugee Act we remember the words of Jesus in Mt. 25 where he says that when we welcome the stranger we do this to him. HIAS is a Hebrew organization that resettles refugees.

Motherhouse Closing to Outside Visitors

By: S. Christa Franzer
A Message from S. Christa Franzer: As we continue to monitor new and ever-changing information, we are making the following announcement, effective immediately… Our motherhouse is closed to outside visitors, including Sisters and Associates. Exceptions are those who minister here. Other precautions have been put in place to protect our most vulne… [ Read More ]

Pope Francis’s Prayer to Mary During Coronavirus Pandemic

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O Mary, you always shine on our path as a sign of salvation and of hope. We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick, who at the cross took part in Jesus’ pain, keeping your faith firm. You, Salvation of the Roman People, know what we need, and we are sure you will provide so that, as in Cana of Galilee, we may return to joy and to feasting aft… [ Read More ]

7th Annual Cardinals vs Reds Raffle

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Spring is on its way bringing Opening Day Games to cities across our nation! With the crack of the bat and the roar of the crowd-we bring you the opportunity to enter our Cardinals vs. Reds Raffle that will award four box-seat tickets and accommodations to its lucky winners! The game is Saturday, June 20th. This is our seventh year offering the Car… [ Read More ]

Michaela Farm Preparing for Spring Planting

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Although the thermometer still says temperatures are still a little cool, it seems like the sun is feeling just a bit warmer as it streams through the windows.  Could spring be on its way?  The calendar says March 19 is the first day of spring but we shall see what nature says about that.  What is clear is the farm is getting ready for spring plant… [ Read More ]

Ministry to Elder Sisters

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The Motherhouse of the Sisters of St. Francis houses St. Clare Hall, a health care facility for the elder Sisters here in Oldenburg. The Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg, IN are hiring a new Director of Nursing. We are looking for an RN with gerontology and management experience preferred. The job is forty hours per week with ON CALL duties and fl… [ Read More ]
Sisters of St. Francis
Contact Us
812-934-2475
Mailing Address:
Sisters of St. Francis
P.O. Box 100
22143 Main Street
Oldenburg, IN 47036