New Events
Sisters of St. Francis of the Providence of God

New Events


Looking for a quick and healthy meal? The Sisters offer homemade Soup Take Out once a month.  Aware that Sisters and others are looking to make healthy choices, our chef uses the freshest ingredients available and there is no added salt to our soups.   All proceeds of the soup sales benefit the Sisters' ministries, outreach efforts and needs of the Community.

The Sisters' Gift Shoppe will also be open during Soup Pick Up times.

Time:  3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

$5.00 for a quart of soup, plus 2 dinner rolls

To Order: (412) 885-7232 or, by deadline (Thursday before Pick-up).

Pick- Up Location:

Motherhouse (main entrance)

3603 McRoberts Rd.* Pittsburgh, PA 15234



NEW DATE: Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Order Deadline: Thursday, October 16

Soup Choices: Wedding, Acorn Squash, and Stuffed Cabbage Soup

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Order Deadline: Thursday, November 6

Soup Choices: Wedding, Sweet Potato and Stuffed Pepper Soup

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Order Deadline: Thursday, December 4

Soup Choices: Wedding, Chicken & Dumpling, and Loaded Baked Potato


Connecting Women's Wisdom

Sunday October 26, 2014

8:30 AM- 1:00 PM

Liturgy, Brunch and Program

Join women of all ages and backgrounds for this morning retreat that will allow you to take time to focus more clearly, breathe more deeply and live more mindfully.

There is no registration fee, but free-will love gift donations will be collected and are appreciated.  Reservations are required, as space is limited. To make a reservation(s), please contact Sister Althea Anne Spencer as soon as possible at (412) 885-7406 or


    Sisters of St. Francis Motherhouse Lecture Hall

    3603 McRoberts Road * Pittsburgh, PA 15234


    For more information, please  call Sisters Mary Ann at (412) 885-740



Programs at the Franciscan Spirit and Life Center

For more information, please call (412) 881-9207 or e-mail

Tea with Mary: Our Lady of the Rosary

October 7, 2014

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost: $20

Come enjoy an Afternoon Tea as we reflect on meaningful ways to pray the Rosary and let it change our lives. Day includes Tea Luncheon, Input and Time for Sharing. For more information, please call (412) 881-9207 or e-mail

Catechist Make and Take Sharing Session

October 16, 2014

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost: $10

Take-Home Activities that you can use in your next session. Experience how to create your session so students can’t wait to attend. Sharing includes drama, art, prayer experiences and learning games. Activities for all age groups. Learn how to take your students on a field trip through the Bible. For more information, please call (412) 881-9207 or e-mail

Holiday Entertaining with Mary and Martha of the Gospel

November 6, 2014

11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Cost: $25

This Day will focus on Holiday Entertaining ideas and projects as we reflect on the scripture lives of Mary & Martha and their gifts of hospitality. Light luncheon and Take-Home ideas. For more information, please call (412) 881-9207 or e-mail

Caregivers Morning of Prayer and Support

November 22, 2014

9:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Cost: Free Will Offering

This is time to create space for those who are providing care for others and are in need of renewal and healing. Techniques for self-care as well as uplifting spiritual exercises  together with  the support and prayer of one another will be part of the morning. For more information, please call (412) 881-9207 or e-mail

Advent Tea: Follow the Star to the Christ Child

December 4, 2014

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Cost: $25

This Day of Prayer will include input, faith sharing, quiet time, a Tea Luncheon and Take Home Christmas Cookie Table. Make Your reservations early. For more information, please call (412) 881-9207 or e-mail


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