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Sisters of St. Francis
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All Good Things
The Sisters' gift shop, All Good Things, is great for browsing - and buying!
Unique to the shop are the "holy aromas" - soaps and lotions made in-house by the Sisters, handmade jewelry and a variety of greeting cards. Art works both from Sr. Jane Mary's studio and beautiful one-of-a-kind tie-dyed scarves by Sr. Sharon Havelak are also available.
Jana Whitmore, the Shop Manager, offers periodic art and craft sessions. The store is committed to offering Fair Trade items and all proceeds go to support the mission of the Sisters of St. Francis.
For more information:Click Here
Two hermitages are located on the Sylvania campus of the Sisters of St. Francis. These are self-contained one room, with bath, buildings on the property set aside for persons to sit with God alone and in contemplation. The Hermitages in are open to the public for a day or a week.
For more information call: 419-824-3611
Regina Spirituality & Conference Center
The Regina Spirituality & Conference Center is a place for people from all walks of life. Located on the Motherhouse grounds of the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, Ohio just northwest of Toledo, it is a place for prayer, personal development and educational formation.
Overnight lodging: $40 per person
Use of Conference Room: $100 per day
Private Retreat: $400 one week
For more information or reservations contact:
Sister Joan Jurski, OSF
Lourdes offering Expanded Facility Rentals
Lourdes University is pleased to announce that beginning spring 2015, organizations can begin reserving various areas of the campus for summer activities such as conferences, seminars, and camps. Located in the picturesque Toledo suburb of Sylvania, Ohio, Lourdes boasts over 19,000 square feet of flexible-use meeting and special event space as well as on-site housing. For more information or to explore utilizing Lourdes University’s meeting and special event spaces please contact:
Franciscan Center executive director Penny Marks 419-824-3971 email@example.com
Explore the many options on Lourdes campus: Here
The 100,000 Meals Outreach program was successful!
Sr. Barb Vano was interviewed by 13abc News
Over 60,000 meals were packaged and distributed
New kiosks containing maps are located on campus
Clare, Agnes, and Leadership Shaped by Suffering
This year's lecture by Dr. Baumgartner examines the 13th century followers of St. Francis - St. Clare of Assisi and St. Agnes of Prague - and the self-imposed suffering they pursued.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Regina Hall Conference Room
The lecture is free and open to the public!
For more information: Click Here or visit www.lourdes.edu/franciscanintegration
We are accustomed to making the six weeks of Lent a time of spiritual growth and preparation for Easter. The seven weeks from Easter to Pentecost provides another opportunity for spiritual development by reflecting on the significance of the Resurrection for our daily lives. Each of the four lectures will examine the distinctive approach of one of the four evangelists.
Wednesday, April 8 (5:30-7:00pm)
The Resurrection according to Mark
Wednesday, April 15 (5:30-7:00pm)
The Resurrection according to Matthew
Wednesday, April 22 (5:30-7:00pm)
The Resurrection according to Luke
Wednesday, April 29 (5:30-7:00pm)
The Resurrection according to John
*All lectures will be held in the Queen of Peace Chapel*
Cost: $35 for series; $10 individual preregistered; or $15 walk-in's
To Register Online: Click Here.
William Baun, Wellness Officer at MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas is Past President of the National Wellness Institute and past Chair of the CEO Cancer Gold Standard Task Group. He has many publications including his latest book, Healthy Women at Work, written with Georgia Thomas, MD. He also brings his personal journey as a survivor of 4th stage cancer. Baun will explore the relationship between wellness and living a life of: happiness, engagement, meaning, and faith.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Free & Open to the public!
Information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 419-824-3533
Working for a more sustainable environment.
Learn more and apply.
Deadlines for Proposals:
July 1, 2015
Sylvania Franciscan Village
Water Station Proposal: APPROVED!
Interested in making a donation to the SFV Green Fund?