News

4 October 2013

Pilgrims visit Villa Spada in Roma

Sr Pauline Robinson with a number of pilgrims joined with our General Leadership Team to visit Villa Spada which was our first Motherhouse in Rome. The building now houses the Irish Embassy in Rome.

26 September 2013

Oxford and Wantage visit a great success

Sr Pauline and her band of pilgrims have visited sites in Guernsey. Oxford and Wantage this week to reflect on the early years of Elizabeth Hayes, our founder

17 September 2013

Pilgrimage to the roots of the Institute

Sr Pauline Robinson mfic, Australian congregational leader, leaves this week to lead a pilgrimage to visit some of the early historical roots of the Institute founded by Elizabeth Hayes.

15 September 2013

The Australian Circle of MFIC Sisters gathers to celebrate.

The Sisters in the Australian Circle gathered today to bless our new governance circle offices and to celebrate our Circle feast, Mary of the Southern Cross.

14 September 2013

Gathering to ponder the grace of aging.

An intercongregational gathering of Sisters attended a workshop on the spirituality of aging presented by New Zealand Sr of St Joseph, Catherine Shelton .

11 August 2013

Remembering the legacy of St Clare.

Associates of the Missionary Franciscan Sisters gathered on Sunday to reflect on the life of Clare of Assisi. Following the reflection the Associates were joined by a number of the Sisters for a Devonshire afternoon tea.