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Mission Weekend – May 25 & 26



Sister Leonard Mary and Sister Merrita Mary from the Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will be here in our parish on the weekend of Mary 25th/26th.  Sisters currently stationed in Indianapolis, Indiana.  As part of the annual collection for the Missionary Cooperation Appeal for 2024, Sisters will share their reflections and stories about the mission work that their religious order is able to do in different countries, especially in India.In 1844, a French missionary, Rev. Fr. Louis Savinien Dupuis, a Servant of God, in India, founded the Order of the Franciscan sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. The charism of our Order is to preferential love for the poor, through the total uplift of the person in the Spiritual, intellectual, physical, and social needs.  Means to exercise it is by providing education, caring the sick especially the poor, the lonely and the aged. his weekend we seek your assistance to be part of the growth of our young girls in our orphanage and free boarding.  We, sisters need your help to meet all the expenses for these young girls’ education, food, housing and clothing. Whatever you can do to support the mission of the Franciscan Sisters will be greatly appreciated.