comforted by the mission

“Shawls …made for centuries universal and embracing, symbolic of an inclusive, unconditionally loving God. They wrap, enfold, comfort, cover, give solace, mother, hug, shelter and beautify.  Those who have received these shawls have been uplifted and affirmed, as if given … Read More

honoring fathers, honoring Joseph

Sunday, June 16th is Father’s Day – a day set aside to honor all fathers and father figures.  Billy Graham once said, “a good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed and yet one of the most valuable … Read More

a Good Friday pilgrimage and the SSJ mission

SSJ Associate Stephanie Hall, who many know is also our Director of Public Relations and Communications, embarked on a spiritual journey during Holy Week. Stephanie, who has been making personal retreats in the desert of New Mexico for a few … Read More

Kindness, during the month of March . . . and always!

The month of March has always been significant for the Sisters of St. Joseph as we celebrate the feast of St. Joseph on March 19.  Beginning in 2014, National Catholic Sisters Week has been celebrated March 8-14, making the month … Read More

SSJ Neighborhood Network East—keepin’ the mission alive!

The SSJNN west and east are reaching out to the youth in their area with a variety of unique programs.    Recognizing that there is a significant percentage of neighborhood youth with limited understanding of future career and work  opportunities, … Read More

A blog by Sr. Ann Marie Cappello, SSJ, Mission Integration Coordinator