"It helps, now and then, to step back and take a long view… This is what we are about. We plant the seeds that one day will grow. We ... read more

Barely three weeks from today, over 700 Sisters, associates, and agrégées will gather at the Caribe Royale Hotel, in Orlando Florida for Event 2016.Every five years members ... read more

It hardly seems possible that our CSSJ Federation Event 2016 is less than a month away. The planning committee has been meeting in person and via video conferencing for almost two ... read more

  Sisters and associates of the Federation have been invited to share what our communities have been doing to put into action the challenges of Laudato Si, to study ... read more

This is a second in our Series - "Update - NGO the UN: Justine Gitanjali Senapati, CSJ"    Update - NGO the UN: Justine Gitanjali Senapati, CSJ Part 1 ... read more

As the UNNGO that represents the four Federations of the Sisters of St. Joseph (Canadian, French, Italian and U.S.), the three International Congregations of the Sisters of St. Joseph (... read more

In 2013, Patty Johnson, CSJ, executive director of the U.S. Federation of the Sisters of St. Joseph, collaborated with Carol Coburn, Ph.D., director of Avila’... read more

As they sat together just two weeks before the end of the nine-month Federation Novitiate, each of the novices along with two of the directors were asked what one insight ... read more

Learning about the Vows by Sisters Eileen McCann and Patty Johnson One of the great challenges of any novitiate program is to help the newest sisters discern if religious life ... read more

Novices Reflect on their Federation Experience By Sarah Jenkins When the five women who are novices in three different Sisters of St. Joseph congregations head home this week, they will ... read more

  Sisters of St. Joseph from Canadian and US Federations at the UN  In Brief – These past three weeks, we have been running on the Federation website a ... read more

Part Two of our Three Part Series is submitted by Phyllis Tierney, SSJ (Rochester) This Side Event was an Afternoon Session UN NGO Side Event on Tuesday, April 12,2016. ... read more

Part One of a Three Part Series Migration, Human Trafficking and the Eradication of Poverty were among a few of the many topics discussed this week at the UN during ... read more

From March 28th  – April 4th , 2016  the Federation Novices travelled to the border at El Paso, Texas. This trip which was an educational, immersion experience was “A ... read more

July 9 to 12, 2016 in Orlando, Florida The mission and charism of the Sisters of St. Joseph is alive in the world today in such diverse ways! It’s time to ... read more

Association of Colleges of Sisters of St. Joseph Background: The Association of Colleges of Sisters of St. Joseph (ACSSJ) began as and continues to be an organic union of colleges ... read more

Change for Global Change is celebrating its 10th year! This initiative is a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation founded by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Philadelphia. Networking with all the Congregations ... read more

Sisters and associates of the Federation have been invited to share what our communities have been doing to put into action the challenges of Laudato Si, to study and ... read more

The Congregations of St. Joseph together with the other New York based Religious UN NGOs composed of the Passionists International, the Augustinians International, and the Vincentians, organized an international conference ... read more

About National Catholic Sisters Week: The purpose of this article to alert our audience to the upcoming Catholic Sisters Week this March 8-14th.  We will be highlighting that ... read more

The mission of the International Centre in LePuy is to promote interaction, collaboration and communion among Sisters, Associates and lay partners in creating an earth community based on the values&... read more

Mission Haiti Update Following the devastating earthquake in Haiti in 2010, the Sisters of St. Joseph in the United States and Canada pledged to help rebuild the country through a commitment ... read more

At the end of his encyclical, Laudato Si, Pope Francis concludes with this rousing invitation: “God, who calls us to generous commitment and to give him our all, offers ... read more

The 2016 Federation Justice Action in Orlando, Florida, will continue the Justice Action of the 2011 Event in St Louis, Missouri. At Event 2011, the Millennium Hotel signed the ECPAT Code to take ... read more

On February 1 and 2 at 1 p.m. CST, the Federation will host, “Windows on Our History” webinar with a live link for viewing – Click the Day for the ... read more