Welcome to the TSSF European Province Website

We are the European Province of the Third Order of the Society of St Francis (TSSF) in the Church of England.

For Visitors

Our website includes a range of information including:

For Tertiaries

The website also contains information for Tertiaries (members of TSSF), including:


Community Obedience

The TSSF Community Obedience can now be found at communityobedience.com.


Latest News

TSSF website management

A change in website management is under way. One thing to note is that people should email webmaster@tssf.org.uk and not my personal email address, which many have done; that was fine while I did the job! I now hope for a quiet life for a little while. Chris Petrie

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To Visitors

As you explore these pages, you may wish to consider whether God is calling you to the life that we share in the Third Order. See how to join, but in any case we hope you feel welcome and find something of interest.


Images: By Dorothy Woodward ssj, also on the cover of Little Portion Issue 1; Still, taken from the film ‘Finding Saint Francis’; Tertiaries in Durham Cathedral.