Congregation of the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother exness
Third Order Regular of St. Francis of Assisi

Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother US/Caribbean Province - 815 South Westhaven Drive, Suite 100 - Oshkosh, WI 54904
Phone: 920-230-2040 - Fax: 920-230-2041 -
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Recent Activities
- SSM creates a new overview brochure that chronicles the history of the Congregation and features many new historical and current photos of the Sisters exness forex. View this brochure as an e-book here

- Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother Appoint New Provincial Leadership - 4/23/13 - Read the news release here

- The 2013 Provincial Assembly was held in Oshkosh, Wis., April 2-7, 2013. See day-by-day updates, photos and videos here

- Marian Health System has joined Ascension Health effective April 1, 2013. Read more here

- The 21st General Assembly was held in Rome, Oct. 14-27, 2012. Held every five years, this event sets the agenda for the upcoming 5 years. See day-by-day updates, photos and videos here

- Sister Therese Gottschalk was featured on Voices of Oklahoma. Listen to her amazing audio biography

- We recently created a Memorial Book to honor those Sisters who have passed. View our Memorial Book brochure as an e-book here

- Making financial contributions in 2012 to help those in need, especially the poor, to:

  * Mother Frances Scholarship Fund at Sacred Heart School, Rockaway, NJ: started a new fund to provide scholarships so parents can send their children to Catholic school
  * Dismas Ministry, Milwaukee: to assist former offenders through the challenges of re-entering society after prison
  * Mary's Pence, Minneapolis: exness broker to provide for women who need shelter and training to make a new start in life
  * PAX CHRISTI International: to assist in funding education and training to establish peaceful processes in relationships between groups of people

- Creating a hand-made Memorial Book to honor Sisters who have passed: view the online brochure here

- Collaborating and contributing to the establishment of the Day by Day Warming Shelter in Oshkosh, Wis., which provides daily meals and overnight shelter for adults with no other options

- Opening a new Novitiate House in Cunupia, Trinidad, West Indies

- Making a financial contribution to help the victims of the tornadoes that ripped through Merrill, Wis. during the summer of 2011

- 15 Sisters celebrate their Jubilee Year - the anniversary of profession - in 2011 - see their video tribute

- Developing a YouTube Channel - view their videos here

- Launching new Sister blogs

- Expanding a new Web site for the Franciscan Institutefor Personal & Family Development, a highly innovative mobile ministry providing training and programs to reduce violence and promote a culture of peace, at

- Launching a new Vocations Web site at

- Celebrating the Centenary year of the death of Foundress Mother Frances Streitel and launch a Web site in tribute to her life and works at

- Continuing the lifesaving work of caring for extremely malnourished orphans at FUMSIL in the Dominican Republic - read updates here

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