The Leadership Council appointed the Roles and Responsibilities Committee at its June 2018 meeting. This important committee is charged with developing a clear understanding of the U.S. Federation with ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels The Leadership Assembly met November 4-7, 2018 in Scottsdale, Arizona. While the Leadership Assembly meets annually, this year leaders were asked to immerse themselves in prayer and ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson The Leadership Council, which serves as the "board of directors" for the U.S. Federation, marked the beginning of a historic transition as its’ membership was ... read more

Every year many nonprofits kick off the holiday season by participating in #GivingTuesday, a global day that seeks to shift the season's focus to collaboration and giving back. On this ... read more

By: Andrea Pearson Tande The Associate Interest Group — which was formed after the 2016 Federation Event in Orlando — has since then had a core working committee of about six people: Kerry ... read more

By: Sr. Barbara Bozak As I have just recently begun in the new position of coordinator of the U.N. presence of the Congregations of St. Joseph, my report focuses ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson Earlier this month Sisters Joan Gallagher and Patty Johnson attended the Canadian Federation of Sisters of St. Joseph Annual Board Meeting, where the theme was "deepening ... read more

Sister Sally Marie Hodgdon, Superior General of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Chambéry and Vice-President of the International Union of Superiors General (UISG), is one of ... read more

By: Sr. Colleen Gibson SSJ When I arrived in LePuy, France, this past September, I didn't quite know what awaited me. A call had come in June inviting me to ... read more

As the Global Coordinating Group often known as the GCG met for its 10th time, we reaffirmed our mission that was set 10 years ago at the first meeting. In the ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson At its' September meeting, the International Center Board was warmly greeted by the staff, Eluiza Andrade-Silva (Chambery- Brazil) and Olga Bonfiglio (Congregation of St Joseph Associate). ... read more

By: Martha Malinski For a week this summer, 18 college students traveled to Le Puy, France for a pilgrimage and to learn more about the charism of the Sisters of St. ... read more

Our 2018-2019 Rochester Novitiate is officially in full swing. You can read all about the novice's orientation, which took place at the beginning of August. We also have on our ... read more

Jennifer Dane was raised in a small town in West Texas, where she attended public school her entire childhood. She always dreamed of going to college, but with a lack ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels Beginning on Sept. 1, the Day of Prayer for Creation, and ending on the Feast of St. Francis Oct. 4, Christians around the world will be joining together ... read more

  On the anniversary of the founding of the U.S. Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph, we are pleased to announce the unveiling of our new logo. The ... read more

By: Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange Sister Jayne Helmlinger, CSJ, general superior of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange, was installed as president-elect of the Leadership Conference for ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson  On August 1, six novices traveled from across the country to Rochester, N.Y. to begin their 10-month Federation canonical program.  They are Jennifer Berridge (... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels Sister of St. Joseph Carol Zinn (Chestnut Hill) spends a lot of time thinking about God's "call." Whether it was listening to God's call for her ... read more

By: Catherine Doud Dr. Nancy Pineda-Madrid was the speaker for the 2018 Theological Institute held July 12-15, 2018 at the Nazareth Motherhouse in Concordia. Her topic was "Salvation and the Community of ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels Last week archivists, historians, and leaders convened on the Boston College campus to discuss the major issues surrounding Catholic archives across the world. Meeting from July 11... read more

Two of the three Lifelong Formation Sub-Committees have kicked off their planning processes in preparation for the U.S. Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph 2019-2021 cycle of programming. ... read more

Three members of the CSSJ family took home multiple distinctions from the 2018 Catholic Press Awards. Every year the Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada give out awards ... read more

By: Patty Johnson The Leadership Council is happy to announce its next steps in implementing the historic decisions that were made during the November 2017 Leadership Assembly. At the June 18-19 ... read more

By: Patty Johnson [This article was originally written for the Religious Formation Conference] For the US Federation of the Sisters of St Joseph, ongoing formation is an unfolding and evolving ... read more