Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (FSPA)

Modern Lives. Sacred Traditions.

Sponsored Ministries

The Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration partner with others in carrying out the mission of Jesus as stated in our Constitutions, " manifest God's love in the world; to bring new life, meaning and hope to a suffering and searching humanity, to heal with compassion and forgiveness, and to proclaim the Gospel in word and action."

Sister Karen and FSPA spirituality centers directors at conferenceThrough sponsorship, we continue to influence the publicly incorporated institutions we founded or acquired in ways that further the mission of both FSPA and the institutions themselves.

The FSPA Mission Integration Office works with our sponsored organizations to ensure Franciscan values are upheld today. Together with our health care partners at Mayo Clinic Health System - Franciscan Healthcare and St. Anthony Regional Hospital & Nursing Home, our spirituality centers, our higher education institution, Viterbo University, and our global awareness program, we continue to carry out the FSPA mission.

Sponsorship Conference celebrates excellence in servant leadership

Mark your calendar for the 2015 FSPA sponsorship conference: Oct. 23, 2015 at Viterbo University (click for full schedule).
Sponsorship conference is by invitation only. 

2014 Conference
They came from FSPA-sponsored institutions. Many attendees were pilgrims who—from Assisi, Italy—came back infused, invigorated and inspired by the quintessence of Francis and Clare. They are good stewards, good people who gathered at the 25th Annual Sponsorship Conference on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, at Viterbo University’s Fine Arts Center.

Share in the stories shared by conference speaker, John McHugh.
Read attendees reflections on five ways to experience joy.
This year's Christian Mission Award winning program offered at St. Anthony Regional Hospital and Nursing Home.





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