Gathering around the flame, 72 leaders of the US Federation of Sisters of St. Joseph opened their annual assembly in Albany New York.  Recalling the feast of Pentecost, they were ... read more

Greetings from the Federation Novitiate house in Chicago by Sr. Clare Bass. This is a year about learning a lot: how to be a contemplative, yet active CSJ; to deepen ... read more

Many of the Congregations of the US Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph live among those in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and West Virginia who have had their ... read more

200 years ago, Mother Saint John Marcoux and two other sisters left Lyon, France for Aix-les-Bains.  On October 19-21, 2012 an international group of sisters and associates gathered in Chambé... read more

A renewed, deepened and strengthened commitment to contemplative prayer as a way to integrate justice into the heart of their work for justice and peace was the result of the ... read more

On October 2, 2012 a group of CSSJ Communicators gathered in Coral Gables, Florida, with Patty Johnson, CSJ, Executive Director of the U.S. Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph. This ... read more

As the Leadership Council of the US Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph arrived in Wheeling West Virginia, they were met by the deer neighbor. No, that is not ... read more

“At this archive, the heritage of the Sisters of St. Joseph is maintained for the younger generation,” states Sr. Gracy Thomas, a Sister of St. Joseph of Lyon ... read more

In 1831, five sisters were sent from Lyon, France to open a mission on the other side of the Alps in Aosta, Italy. They had an arduous 17 day journey on foot ... read more

Divide the city…the country…see what “miseries” exist and do what you can to remedy them. We enter this Election 2012 season acutely aware of so ... read more

It has been a year of challenge, newness and life at the US Federation of Sisters of St. Joseph office. A year ago, Sr. Patty Johnson, Executive Director and Joe ... read more

Soon after the earthquake hit Haiti in January of 2010, Griselda Martinez Morales, the Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) representative for the Federation of the Congregations of St. Joseph sent a request to ... read more

Six women, filled with zeal and a desire to deepen their life as a Sister of Saint Joseph, arrived to begin their orientation to the US Federation Canonical Novitiate in ... read more

As students of all ages are heading back to the classroom, six faith-filled women are headed to Chicago for a different kind of education. The Federation Novitiate, a common project ... read more

This morning LCWR announced the election of Sr. Carol Zinn of Philadelphia as the President-Elect for LCWR. In response to this announcement, Sr. Carol said, “It is an ... read more

A dynamic presentation on Human Trafficking at this year’s LCWR Assembly was offered by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Louis Province and Philadelphia,  teaming ... read more

At this historic LCWR meeting, many Sisters of St. Joseph are playing important roles. Janet Mock, CSJ Baden is the new executive director of LCWR.  Taking over ... read more

An international group of her colleagues honored Sr. Patricia St. John, CSJ, Ph.D., this month when she was unanimously selected to serve a six-year term as Commissioner on the ... read more

Susan Wilcox, CSJ Brentwood, NY January 17, 2012 The Fourth Month Anniversary of Occupy Wall Street  Why CSSJ First of all we’re there.  I find myself tripping ... read more

The Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph has partnered with 15 national Catholic organizations (including LCWR, CMSM, and NETWORK) in an effort to engage energy at the grassroots level around ... read more