Franciscan Sisters of Siessen
South African Province!!

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.

Assisi Mission - Bloemfontein Archdiocese

Assisi Mission


Sister Professions and jubilee

welcome! to S A Sisters!

From Germany and Brazil

The Franciscan Sisters Of Siessen in Celebration
O most High, almighty, good Lord God,
to you belong praise, glory, honor, and all blessing!

Assisi Convent

Assisi Mission
We Look to the past with gratitude, We Live the present with passion
and Embrace the future with hope
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Assisi Mission Farm Fort Savage

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+27 51 924 0096

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Our Office

Fort Savage Farm, Marseilles, South Africa

About Our Life

We praise, love and serve God in the spirit of St. Francis: Simplicity and Humility. This we do in our different apostolic and missionary work of teaching, nursing (even the aged), social work, domestic work, retreats, spiritual direction and administration.

This means that our mission around the world is with the poor in their many faces and loving and respecting creation and every person.

Our Charism originates from Francis who was a rich young man and was called by God in difficult times with a message from the Cross
Say the Rosary in this manner: Recite 1 Our Father, and 2 Hail Mary's.
Here in the Logo we find a description of all the the different colours and what they resemble.
In 1932, the 7th Day of September, our first six Sisters arrived in this country from Germany.

General Administration

From Left to Right

The Superior General Sr. M. Karin Berger,

The Vicar General Sr. M. Tanja Lohr,

General Councilor , Sr. M. Emanuela Tieze

Provincial Leaderships

The Provincial Council in Germany

The Provincial Council in South Africa

The Provincial Council in Brazil

Franciscan Sisters of Siessen Provinces

Sr. Marie-Sophie Schindeldecker

German Provincial Superior

Sr. M. Emmanuella

South African Provincial Superior

Sr. Rosa-Maria

Brazilian Provincial Superior