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Praying with Sisters

01/25/22

Pray the Sunday scripture with other women of faith and Catholic Sisters on the last Tuesday of each month (Jan. 25, Feb. 22, Mar. 29) at 7:00 p.m. CT via Zoom. This online event, hosted by the...

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Meditation for Emotional Health

02/03/22

Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022 | 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (via Zoom) Facilitator: Sister Sarah Hennessey Guided meditation is proven to reduce stress and promote relaxation. Join us for a time of rejuvenation...

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Laity as Co-Creators of the Franciscan Tradition

02/03/22

Darleen Pryds is an affiliate with FSPA and will explore the role of laity in the creation and development of the Franciscan tradition.

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YWCA La Crosse Racial Justice Workshop (3-part)

02/03/22

Join the YWCA for an in depth, interpersonal, and interactive learning experience to explore racial identity, the history and systemic nature of racism, and the dynamics of power & privilege.

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Praying With Clare

02/05/22

Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022 | 9:00 a.m. - noon (via Zoom) Facilitator: Sister Sarah Hennessey Clare of Assisi is not only the co-founder of the Franciscan movement but a spiritual teacher in her own...

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Exploring Intersections: Equitable Access to Healthcare

02/09/22

The crippling effects of a successful and sustainable national healthcare system in the United States has long been a swinging pendulum of high expectations and abysmal failures. The skyrocketing...

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Go Deeper (Third) Thursdays

02/17/22

This time of “PanDeepening” over the past year has offered a generous foray into the wellsprings of shifting paradigms and an exploration of what it means to be part of a wider “We” with not only all...

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Engaging in God’s Hopefulness

02/21/22

Monday, Feb. 21, 2022 | 9:30 a.m - 11:00 a.m. (via Zoom) OR 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (in person) Location: Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center, Arbor Vitae, WI Facilitator: Sister Marla Lang Brides...

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Silent Directed Retreat Weekend

02/25/22

Friday, Feb. 25 - Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022 | 7:00 p.m. Friday - noon Sunday (in person) Location: Franciscan Spirituality Center, La Crosse, WI Facilitator: Sister Rose Elsbernd A silent directed...

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Religious Life Today: Wellsprings of support for vocations

03/03/22

Webinar 4: Wellsprings of support for vocations Thursday, Mar. 3, 2022 | time TBD Primary audience: catholic organizations, parishes and campus ministers (all are welcome) This is the forth webinar...

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Bedazzled – Mixed Media of Paper, Fiber and Beads

03/07/22

Mar. 7, 8 and 9, 2022 | 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (in person) Location: Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center, Arbor Vitae, WI Facilitator: Sister Karen Kappell This series of art programs will use...

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Marching through Darkness

03/15/22

Tuesday, Mar. 15, 2022 | 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (via Zoom) OR 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (in person) Location: Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center, Arbor Vitae, WI Facilitator: Sister Marla Lang Seeds...

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Religious Life Today: Addressing parental concerns - wisdom and advice

04/21/22

Webinar 5: Addressing parental concerns - wisdom and advice Thursday, Apr. 21, 2022 | time TBD Primary audience: parents (all are welcome) This is the fifth webinar in National Religious Vocation...

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Celebrating Franciscan Women

05/20/22

Friday, May 20 - Sunday, May 22, 2022 (in person) Friday check-in: 3:00 p.m. | Orientation: 5:45 p.m. | Supper: 6:00 p.m. | Sunday departure: after noon meal Location: St. Anthony Spirituality...

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Religious Life Today: Call to religious life - new members' stories

06/02/22

Webinar 6: Call to religious life - new members' stories Thursday, Jun. 2, 2022 | time TBD Primary audience: supporters of men and women in consecrated life (all are welcome) This is the sixth...

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