Our Ministries

The Sisters of Saint Francis, Rochester, Minnesota, are active in their local communities. Nearly one-third are located in the greater Rochester area, with members of the Congregation also located in greater Minnesota and fifteen other states, as well as Bogotá, Colombia and Cambodia.


Sisters are active in individual ministries in the areas of: ecology, education, fine arts, health care, hospitality, international missions, therapeutic work, justice and peace, prayer and spiritual guidance, and more. In addition, Sisters serve in various functions in Diocesan and Parish ministries, as well as Administration of the Congregation, including staff positions at Assisi Heights.


Special Focus: Human Trafficking Awareness 

Special Focus: Environment - Solar Fields at Assisi Heights


Click here for general information on Individual Ministries.



In addition, the Sisters of Saint Francis are engaged in Congregational Ministries, those ministries supported by the work of the Sisters, which include:


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