Third Order Regular 
Franciscan Common Novitiate

Location, St. Louis, Missouri

The TOR-FC is located on a 3rd floor wing of the SSND Central Pacific Provincial House in St. Louis, MO. The grounds are beautiful and include access to nearby walking and bike trails along the Mississippi River.  The location also will allow
for the Novices to minister among the poor and marginalized.

Entrance to TOR-FCN wing

This Cross welcomes all into
the TOR-FCN wing
Novitiate Space is comprised of a spacious living room and dining room, kitchen and pantry and a small meeting room/library.
Dining Room
Living Room
  There are seven bedrooms with individual walk-in closets.  This area has two common bathrooms with multiple toilets and shower stalls  


An infirmary chapel is in a separate location down the hall from the novitiate.  This chapel is what will be used most often for common prayer.  The SSND’s have graciously offered their large chapel for TOR-FCN use at certain times


Therese Center Chapel

The small chapel shown here is for TOR-FCN use and is located  on the 3rd floor outside of our wing