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Franciscan Missionaries of Mary

About Us

We are religious women, coming from many countries, living in international communities. Called by the Spirit to cross frontiers of culture, language and belief, we are ready to go anywhere to spread the Good News of God's love for all people.

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The Franciscan Missionaries of Mary (FMM) are a global congregation dedicated to living the Gospel through prayer, community, and service. Their mission is inspired by the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi and their foundress, Blessed Mary of the Passion.

Ministry Work
The FMM sisters engage in diverse ministries, including education, healthcare, and social services. They operate hospitals, schools, and community outreach programs, such as the Franciscan Hospital for Children, Cardinal Hayes Home for Children, and St. Francis Hospital. Their work focuses on providing compassionate care, spiritual guidance, and support for marginalized communities.

Daily Life and Mission
Daily life for the FMM sisters revolves around communal prayer, personal reflection, and active ministry. They gather for the Liturgy of the Hours, daily Mass, and other prayers, fostering a deep spiritual connection. Their mission emphasizes living out the Gospel through acts of charity, service, and advocacy for justice and peace. The sisters balance their contemplative life with their apostolic work, ensuring their service is rooted in spiritual reflection.

Vision and Goals
The Franciscan Missionaries of Mary aim to foster spiritual growth, education, and social justice. Through their diverse ministries, they strive to transform lives and communities, promoting the values of the Gospel. Their dedication to prayer, community life, and service ensures they remain a vibrant source of inspiration and support, working towards a more just and compassionate world.

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