Founded 100 years before the Sisters of St. Joseph, the Jesuits have played a significant role in our history and the circumstances of their founding years are generally similar to what ... read more

Occasional Snippets of the Stories Surrounding Our Story The Life of Women Religious in the 17th Century While Teresa of Avila(+1582) had initiated the reform of the Carmelites and some ... read more

Occasional Snippets of the Stories Surrounding Our Story (Last week, we heard about the conditions of some of the people who lived in poverty in 17th century France.  Now ... read more

Occasional Snippets of the Stories Surrounding Our Story The Context: FRANCE IN THE MID-SEVENTEENTH CENTURY The General Populace: The Have-Nots The population of France in 1650 is estimated to have been ... read more

One year ago the Federation Leadership Development Program was little more than a dream.  Today it is well on its way to becoming a reality.  The thirty Sisters ... read more

The Moving Forward in Hope: Keys to the Future Workshop, sponsored by the National Religious Vocation Conference (NRVC), is meant to provide our Family of Joseph, a “conversational tool&... read more

When Sr. Griselda Martinez Morales speaks of her work at the United Nations she has a strong vision of the Sisters of St. Joseph NGO connecting the global St. Joseph ... read more

Convergence is occurring at the global level for the Sisters of St Joseph, as new ways of being and acting as one are emerging and the opportunities for interconnectedness have ... read more

The vision and mission statement formulated at the founding of the International Center of the Sisters of St Joseph in Le Puy, France are still relevant today. As the International ... read more

Nuns on the Bus -- Three incredible weeks of garnering support for Comprehensive Immigration Reform (CIR)! And a clear sunny June 18th on San Francisco Bay across from Angel Island (... read more

Mention women religious and the vision of dedicated educators, health care providers and pastoral caregivers serving everywhere from schools and hospitals to parishes and prisons comes to mind. But take ... read more

Sr. Mary McGlone is no stranger to writing about the Sisters of St Joseph.  Her book, Comunidad para el Mundo, the History of the Sisters of St. Joseph of ... read more

The International Center is offering a different kind of program this fall that may appeal to artist and non-artist alike.  It will be a Contemplative Art retreat incorporating the ... read more

In the traditional understanding, leadership has often been considered the forte of a few – those at the head of an organization or having a position of authority.  With ... read more

At the U. S. Federation of Sisters of St. Joseph Novitiate House, which moved to Chicago on rotation from Orange, Calif., in the summer of 2011, six dynamic women are wrapping ... read more

The US Federation is pleased to announce that on May 22, at 2pm central time, there will be a live presentation on Human Trafficking, entitled “Human Trafficking, Imagine What a ... read more

Congress is now engaged in the discussion of immigration reform. A bipartisan group of eight senators has released a framework for immigration reform legislation. Advocates report that the plan presents ... read more

In December 2013 the US Federation of the Sister of St Joseph will begin its Leadership Development Program for sisters, agrégées and associates under 62 years of age.&... read more

  From March 5 to 15, 2013, eight young women from Mexico participated in a life event at the UN.  Marie Jose Oliver de la Mora, summarized her experience.  “Being ... read more

The Sisters of St Joseph of Baden are addressing the significant needs of the growing Latino immigrant population, particularly the youth, in the Pittsburgh area. These families have expressed a ... read more