Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration (FSPA)

Modern Lives. Sacred Traditions.

Mission Integration Services

Resources for mission integration

Franciscan Websites
Franciscan Archive
The Life of Clare of Assisi

FSPA assessment of Catholic identity and mission is published in:
We Are Called! How Can We Respond? (for healthcare)
We Are Called! How Can We Respond? (for education)

Professional Organizations

The AFCU Journal: A Franciscan Perspective on Higher Education January 2011/Volume 8, Number 1 includes the writing of Sisters Georgia Christensen and Jean Moore. Francis: A Model for Servant Leadership “…addresses how the spirituality of Francis of Assisi can inform and shape a Franciscan values-based model of servant leadership.” Learn more about the AFCU Journal.

Church Documents

Contact Information

Director of Mission Integration
Pat Kerrigan

Mission Integration Office
This office works with all sponsored institutions to promote leadership education. Mission Integration director, Pat Kerrigan, hosts an annual sponsorship conference and sends key leaders to Assisi for a leadership pilgrimage.

Sponsorship Conference
In Oct. 2016, Rhea Emmer, CSA, D. Min., R.N. - co-creator and director of Reinvesting Spirituality and Ethics in our Networks (RISEN), spoke to FSPA sponsored ministry staff, Assisi pilgrims and friends. The annual Christian Mission Award was presented to the FSPA and Affiliate Homelessness Initiatives Committee.

FSPA sponsored organizations today

Spirituality Centers
Mayo Clinic Health System-Franciscan Healthcare
St. Anthony Regional Hospital & Nursing Home
Viterbo University
Global Awareness Through Experience 


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