News

1 October 2017

MFIC Sisters gather in Northern Ireland

The MFIC Leaders from eight countries gathered in Larne, Northern Ireland to further the future directions of the 2017 General Chapter.

20 July 2017

Farewell to Sr Joyce Fenton mfic

Sr Joyce was born in Newcastle. She was the eldest child and had 3 brothers and 3 sisters. On leaving school Joyce became active in the Grail where she was recognised as a leader. Joyce soon outgrew the Grail and searched for a Missionary Congregation

12 July 2017

Mt Alvernia College transferred to Mercy Partners

This is a bittersweet moment in the unfolding of the journey of the Missionary Franciscan Sisters. After 58 years of sponsoring Mt Alvernia College in the Franciscan tradition, the Sisters entrust her to Mercy Partners.

20 May 2017

Sr Christina Zammit mfic

The Sisters, family, friends and parishioners gathered to farewell Sr Christina Zammit mfic recently.

10 March 2017

A long, long loving life.

Sr Mary Raymond mfic (Jeanette O'Brien) slipped from life today aged 105 years. Sr Ray, as she was affectionately known, passed away at Allambe, Nudgee, where she has lived for the previous two years. May she rest in peace.

18 December 2016

Sr Ursula Wilson mfic, Franciscan Sister and missionary, has died.

Sr Ursula Wilson mfic, previously Sr Mary Dolores, has died at the Holy Spirit Home, Carseldine.