Franciscan Sisters
By Jeff Odendahl, Guest Writer Seven miles west of Little Falls in Pike Creek Township are 160 acres of land which for years was known as the sisters’ farm. Following their founding in 1891, the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls soon had hospital patients, the elderly and orphans to feed as well...Read More
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This is the second in a series of articles on the history of the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls. By Julene Ley, Franciscan Sisters People who come to the Franciscan Sisters’ campus for yoga class or massage are directed to Hurrle Hall, the original building where just about every Franciscan m...Read More
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First in a series of stories by Elizabeth Rydeen  The Franciscan Sisters have been a mainstay—a stronghold—on the south end of Little Falls since 1891. Despite its rich history and impact on the Little Falls community, the 80 acres the sisters call home remain a mystery to many people in Morris...Read More
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The Franciscan Sisters and Episcopal Church of Our Savior in Little Falls, held their annual animal blessing ritual, Oct. 5. About 30 animal lovers and their pets participated in the event at Washington Park in Little Falls. After a short service, including music, owners presented their pets for an ...Read More
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Relationships draws sisters to Minnesota and a visit to Little Falls   by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer   The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls and community members were the recipients of joy and peace, as they greeted and listened to Sister Margaret Aringo and Sister Mary Irene Chebii of Asu...Read More
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The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls hosted their annual Employee Appreciation Dinner Jan. 24, at St. Francis Convent, Little Falls. Many of the 140 employees and their spouses or guests were present for the occasion. The highlight of the evening was the presentation of the Saint Francis Award to ...Read More
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