News

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.

27 July 2016

New General Leadership Team

At the 21st General Chapter held in Larne, N. Ireland a new General Leadership Team was elected to serve the Institute of Missionary Franciscan Sisters for the next 5 years.

24 June 2016

Celebrating a Life Well Lived!

The Missionary Franciscan Sisters are sad to announce that our Sister Noela Leamy mfic died peacefully today in Holy Spirit Hospital Chermside after a long illness.

1 January 2016

Prayer for Peace

The Sisters in Brisbane gathered for prayer for peace in our convent Chapel at Kedron prior to celebrating the New Year. With the news bringing multiple stories of violence and aggression each day, the Sisters prayed for a more peaceful 2016.

22 May 2015

Sisters gather in Rome

An Extended General Council Forum took place in Rome from May 11 to 15, 2015 to prepare for the General Chapter in 2016. Srs Catherine White (Leader) and Patricia Treacy (Assistant Leader) attended from Australia.