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Four New Franciscan Associates Commissioned

Four New Franciscan Associates Commissioned

On Saturday, September 22, the Dubuque Franciscans commissioned four new Associates: Carole Grubb, Mary Hoeger, Nancy Dunkel, and Linda Schomburg Tacke. "Tonight, these four women are here to make this…

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Sister Water Project Video Wins National Award

Sister Water Project Video Wins National Award

A video featuring the Dubuque Franciscans’ Sister Water Project was honored with a Lumen Award by the National Catholic Development Conference (NCDC) on September 18. “The Lumen Awards were created…

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DBQ Franciscans Affirm LCWR Statement On Clergy Sex Abuse

DBQ Franciscans Affirm LCWR Statement on Clergy Sex Abuse

Statement of Sisters of St. Francis of Dubuque Iowa Regarding Clergy Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church The Leadership Conference of Women Religious has issued a statement regarding the sexual…

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