By: Sr. Patty Johnson In the past, I have tried to provide a detailed, timely update on what is happening at the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) Assembly. With ... read more

By Sr. Patty Johnson Newer and younger sisters, as well as candidates, of the U.S. and Canadian Sisters of St. Joseph gathered in Kansas City for the second annual ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson "Longing deeply for God" comes from a prayer that resonated deeply with the 5 novices at the opening of the U.S. Federation Novitiate in August 2019. They ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels In 2013, the United Nation’s General Assembly designated July 30 as World Day Against Trafficking in Persons to "raise awareness of the situation of victims of human ... read more

By: Kathy Tighe, CSJA and Judy Swett, CSJA On May 13, 2019, we took the earliest flight from Boston to Houston, Texas, and headed to the 2019 North American Conference of Associates and ... read more

By: Sr. Jeanmarie Gribaudo From May 30 to June 2, twenty Sisters of St. Joseph had the opportunity to attend a conference in Chicago with about 60 other sisters, sponsored by the Leadership ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson "The overarching emphasis of this time [at the Federation canonical novitiate] would be to further develop skills for being a discerning woman with a developing relationship ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson The Lifelong Formation Committee is taking a new tack to provide programs and resources for those in initial formation and ongoing formation for agrégées, ... read more

For thirteen years, Change for Global Change has been making us all more aware of the precious gift of life and the plight of those who lack the basic necessities, ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels In October 2018, the U.S. Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph released a corporate voice statement calling for the welcome and humane treatment of arriving ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels [Note: This is the first part of a two-part series on our CSSJ family's work surrounding the recent humanitarian crisis at our southern border. Part II ... read more

By: Brooklyn Vetter I am Brooklyn Vetter, Associate Director of the St. Joseph Worker Program in Queens, New York and a member of the St. Joseph Worker community. I was ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson As we have tried to imagine what programs would serve our membership in 2019 and 2020, a group has helped us create a series of ways to deliver "... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson The Leadership Council convened in St. Augustine, Florida for a full two days of meetings at the end of March. We enjoyed the hospitality of the ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson Representatives from the four international federations, and the Lyon, Annecy, and Chambéry congregations — who make up the International Center board — gathered again to conduct business. ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson On February 9, Sr. Melinda Pellerin (Springfield) held a workshop at the motherhouse in St. Louis on the origins of black Catholicism in the United States. Through ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels In celebration of the 2019 National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW), the U.S. Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph launched the first two films in their ... read more

By: St. Joseph Worker-New York Program St. Joseph Workers (SJWs) and their staffs from Los Angeles, New York, Orange, and St. Paul came together for their annual gathering at the ... read more

Editor's Note: Below is a letter from Sr. Sally Hodgdon (Chambéry) on the Vatican's Meeting on the Protection of Minors in the Church that was held from Feb. 21... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson At the 2017 Leadership Assembly, membership in the U.S. Federation was opened to agrégées, associates, partners in mission, St. Joseph Worker Communities, and others ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson During the Leadership Council’s, which operates similarly to a board of directors for the Federation, January Meeting, the council responded to feedback it had received ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels In May 2019, the U.S. Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph will go on tour — retracing the steps of Mother Delphine Fontbonne from St. Louis ... read more

By: Kristen Whitney Daniels The Lifelong Formation Committee (LLFC) convened Jan. 14-17 in Rochester to have their annual face-to-face meeting. The meeting focused on the completion of several new integral ... read more

By: Congregation of St. Joseph Editor's Note: Partnerships For Peace from the Fall/Winter 2018 Issue of imagineONE, the publication of the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Joseph is reprinted ... read more

By: Sr. Patty Johnson The first semester has ended. The novices have prepared a video to share some of their experience. You may remember initially meeting them in August when ... read more