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After returning from Assisi, the pilgrims returned to Rome, where Sister Mary Agnieszka Mruga led them on a tour of various historical sites significant in the history of the Catholic Church.

From Cantalice, the Sister pilgrims traveled to Assisi, to walk in the footsteps of St. Francis and St. Clare.  Assisi is where these two saints were born, baptized, and called into the service of God. It is a city rich in the Franciscan spirit of simplicity.

After saying goodbye to Poland, the Sister pilgrims made their way to Rome, Italy, where they celebrated Mass on the Feast of St. Felix at his tomb.

On Sunday, May 26, the feast of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, the Felician Sisters in Western Pennsylvania celebrated five jubilarians. T

On Saturday, June 1, the Felician Sisters in the Western New York area celebrated Joy Day, a day traditionally set aside to celebrate the jubilarians in the area.

Mother of Good Counsel Convent Chapel in Chicago, IL, was aglow with the smiling faces of 15 Jubilarians celebrating 50, 60, and 70 years of religious life.

In preparation for their public profession of perpetual vows, Sisters Desiré Anne-Marie Findlay, Maria Louise Edwards, and Maria Bakhita Waweru, MC, accompanied by Sister Suzanne Marie Kush and Mary Andrew Budinski, set off on a pilgrimage to visit the Felician Sisters in Poland and walk in the footsteps of Felician Foundress Blessed Mary Angela Truszkowska. The following is Part 2 of their story.

In preparation for their public profession of perpetual vows, Sisters Desiré Anne-Marie Findlay, Maria Louise Edwards, and Maria Bakhita Waweru, MC, accompanied by Sister Suzanne Marie Kush and Mary Andrew Budinski, set off on a pilgrimage to visit the Felician Sisters in Poland and walk in the footsteps of Felician Foundress Blessed Mary Angela Truszkowska. The following is Part 2 of their story.

In preparation for their public profession of perpetual vows, Sisters Desiré Anne-Marie Findlay, Maria Louise Edwards, and Maria Bakhita Waweru, MC, accompanied by Sister Suzanne Marie Kush and Mary Andrew Budinski, set off on a pilgrimage to visit the Felician Sisters in Poland and walk in the footsteps of Blessed Mary Angela. This is Part 1 of their story.

On May 18, the Feast of St. Felix of Cantalice, patron saint of the congregation, five Felician Sisters celebrated 50 years of religious life...

More than 100 alumni, faculty, staff, Felician Sisters, and benefactors endured the pouring rain as they broke ground to begin construction of a $9 million, 28,000-square-foot Madonna University Welcome Center which will house the Felician Sisters of North America Heritage Center and Archives...

Felician Sister Johnice Rzadkiewicz was honored at the commencement ceremony of Canisius College as she was presented with the degree of Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa...

A new chapter in the life of a former Felician Sisters' Convent began on Monday, April 22, when temporary housing was provided for 50 asylum seekers in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.

Following the May Crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the convent chapel, the New Jersey area Felician Associates met to learn about the creation and prayerful use of icons...

In early April, Sisters Desiré Anne-Marie Findlay, Maria Louise Edwards, and Maria Bakhita Waweru, MC, gathered at the Maryville Retreat Center in Holly, Michigan, to prepare for their perpetual profession of vows this summer...

On May 2, the Felician Sisters of North America hosted their 4th annual What's Cooking event at the Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh, PA. The theme for the event was "Food for the Body - Food for the Soul."...

On Tuesday, students from Our Lady of the Sacred Heart High School (OLSH) visited the Provincial House to celebrate their 3 WPIAL Championships and thank the Sisters for their support...

“It’s critical for us to care for the environment because we need the environment,” said Sister Mary Jean Sliwinski, CSSF, provincial sustainability coordinator for the Felician Sisters. “We need the Earth on which to live on. It’s the basis of our faith.”

On Thursday, April 18, the Felician Sisters celebrated the 26th anniversary of the beatification of their Foundress, Blessed Mary Angela Truszkowska...

On Saturday, March 23, Felician associates and candidates in Enfield, Connecticut, enjoyed a presentation by Sister Theresa Marie Grochowski about her role at St. Bernard’s Parish. Sister Theresa Marie is a Eucharistic Minister for the parish and brings Holy Communion to those who are homebound or staying in nursing homes and hospitals. For many, she also brings a tangible comfort: prayer shawls...

On March 19, 2019, representatives from the Felician-sponsored ministries in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, South Carolina, Illinois, California, Michigan, New York, and Connecticut gathered in Rome, Italy, to begin a pilgrimage through several sites of significance to the heritage of the Felician Sisters...

Join the Felician Sisters at the Heinz History Center for "What's Cooking Pittsburgh" on May 2 and learn about how the Sisters are providing "Food for the Mind - Food for the Soul"...

Last week, Sister Mary Christopher Moore, Provincial Minister of the Felician Sisters of North America, formally accepted Marcella Aquino as a candidate...

In 2010, Felician Sister Marilyn Minter traveled with five other Felicians for a two-week stay in Haiti where her religious community was considering opening a mission and looking for two volunteers. The other five declined to return, but Minter recalled what one of the little Haitian girls said to her before departing, “Are you going to love us and leave us, too?” ...

Angela’s House – named for Felician foundress Blessed Mary Angela Truszkowska, who began her charitable work with women and children – will feature 66 apartments and occupy 80,000 square feet in the western side of the former high school at 240 Pine Ridge Road...

Last night, Pomona Catholic School closed National Catholic Sisters week with a dinner which brought together faculty, staff, alumni, students and their families, and members of the community to celebrate religious life with the Felician Sisters of the area...

At Immaculate Conception High School in Lodi, New Jersey, Seeds of Hope alumni Christina Roukas and Denise King, with the support of campus minister Sr. Marie Alexander Seigel, are hoping to...

On Sunday, March 10, Bishop David O’Connell, Episcopal Vicar of the San Gabriel Pastoral Region, helped the Pomona Catholic School community kick off National Catholic Sisters Week with a Mass at the school.

Last year, after spending a day of service providing outreach to the homeless and marginalized populations of Detroit, the girls in the Felician Seeds of Hope program developed a plan to create sleeping mats for shelters by crocheting “plarn” (yarn made of repurposed plastic shopping bags)...

Sister Danat Marie Brysch, Minister General, celebrated her 50th Jubilee of Consecrated Life in Rome, Italy, on Sunday, March 3...

Listen as Sisters Felicity Marie Madigan and Shelley Marie Jeffrey talk to A Nun's Life Ministry about how they are working to reestablish a Felician presence in the city of Detroit with an evangelization café and community garden...

An ambitious plan to rehabilitate the shuttered Villa Maria Academy at 600 Doat Street was presented to Cheektowaga elected officials Tuesday afternoon. Sixty-six apartments will soon span the 80,000 square foot, six-level complex that once housed the all-girls Catholic high school...

At the Response to Love Center in Buffalo, immigrants and refugees are taking their first steps to start a new life in Buffalo. Classes teaching English as a second language are making it easier for people new to America, and the Queen City, to seek new opportunities...

National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW) is a celebration of women religious that takes place annually from March 8-14...

The Felician Sisters at Mother of Good Counsel Convent in Chicago, IL, and a team from Felician Services, Inc., gathered in the convent chapel last week to bless and dedicate a window featuring Blessed Mary Angela that was generously donated by stained glass window artist Sister Mary Ann Therese Kelly, CSSF...

Mark your calendars for three retreat opportunities to be held at the Maryville Retreat Center this spring...

On Tuesday, January 22, a delegation of the Felician Sisters spent their first full day in Panama for World Youth Day 2019...

On December 22, 2018, the Felician Sisters of North America celebrated the opening of a second Felician-sponsored 24-hour respite site in Toronto...

On December 1, 2018, approximately 60 Felician Sisters and Associates gathered in Our Lady of Lourdes Chapel in Lodi, NJ, for an Advent Day of Reflection...

The Felician Sisters of North America were represented at the 2018 National Conference on Catholic Youth Ministry (NCCYM) this past weekend by Sr. Desire Anne-Marie Findlay, Sr. Felicity Marie Madigan, and Caroline Stanfill...

On October 10, 2018, joyful voices rang out in Jacmel, Haiti, giving praise to God and asking him to bless the newly constructed Felician mission complex...