Clothes Review ministry refashions into ‘New 2 You’

By Nikki Rajala The Visitor The Clothes Review in Little Falls, a gently used resale outlet located on the St. Francis Convent campus, is closing Dec. 12. It will become the New 2 You Thrift Store, under new ownership and at another location — 508 W. Broadway in Little Falls — to support The Boys…

Seeing the ‘face of Christ’ at the border

Franciscan sister from Little Falls ministers to migrants at Texas parish  By Pat Norby For The Visitor Sister Anita Jennissen brought a message from Sacred Heart Parish in McAllen, Texas, to share with the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls as she prepares to celebrate her 60th jubilee Aug. 11 with the community. “The whole message…

Retirement party to honor Father Nick Landsberger

Father Nick Landsberger, pastor of St. Mary Church in Little Falls will be retiring.  Father Nick has been pastor of St. Mary’s Parish for the past 19 years.  A retirement party in honor of Father Nick will be held on Sunday, June 29th.  The day will begin with a Mass at 10:30 AM.  Following the…

Franciscan camp inspires faith, friendship, creativity

June 20, 2014, edition Photos by Sue Schulzetenberg-Gully Eighteen girls in grades seven through nine participated in the “Faith and Fun with the Franciscans” camp from June 10-12, beginning with a blessing of tents. Following the theme “Dance the Circle of Sacredness,” the girls designed T-shirts and painted pots using Native American symbols, tried drumming and…

In Little Falls, a blessing by the bishop

February 28, 2014, edition Bishop Donald Kettler blessed the Little Falls Care Center and Bridgeway Estates Feb. 16 in Little Falls. The care center is a 55-bed skilled nursing facility. Bridgeway Estates is a 42-unit senior apartment and assisted living facility. St. Francis Health Services of Morris, which is under the auspices of the St….