• International Commissions

  • 05.22.2019

    Intercultural living - an urgent challenge

      On Sunday, I attended the Party of the Peoples held in the Cathedral of Rome, Saint John Lateran. This event, bringing together more than 50 nation... leia +
  • 02.28.2019

    Sisters of Saint Joseph participate in sessions at the UN

      The Commission on Social Development at the United Nations held the 57th series of sessions on the theme, “Confronting inequality and obstacl... leia +
  • 01.19.2019

    Indian Provinces JPIC Meet

      On January 12 and 13, twenty-eight members of JPIC (Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation) from the four Indian Provinces gathered in Snehalaya,... leia +
  • 11.11.2018

    October 2: international day of non-violence

      The International Commission on Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation drew up a prayer dedicated to non-violence, inviting the whole Congreg... leia +
  • 10.05.2018

    Migrant Workers: An Asia-Pacific Experience

      The recent Regional Conference on Migrant Workers with Asian realities was the third in the series of the meetings that dealt with the issues on mi... leia +
  • 08.19.2018

    Corporate Statement about Nicaragua

     Condemn Ongoing Violence in Nicaragua Solidarity and Wishes for Peace in Nicaragua. In recent months, the people of Nicaragua have been victi... leia +
  • 08.11.2018

    International Meeting of the Communication Commission

    Communicators of Prophetic Hope   The International Communication Commission of the Congregation assembled in Garibaldi, Brazil, August 8 to 13 for ... leia +
  • 06.24.2018

    PROJARI, building peace through communication

     The Saint Joseph Charitable Association of the Sisters of St. Joseph has built its mission of "Lives in the service of life, unity in diversity", thr... leia +
  • 04.03.2018

    International Dialogue on Migration

     The member states of the United Nations have been in ongoing conversation and negotiations recently concerning the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly a... leia +
  • 02.28.2018

    Multi-dimensional Poverty Addressed at the UN

     With its focus on SDG 1 (End poverty in all its forms every) the theme of this year’s 56th Commission on Social Development (January 29 –... leia +
  • 12.19.2017

    Universal Declaration of Human Rights

    On December 11 I was at the UN in New York for the beginning of a year-long campaign to mark the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Huma... leia +
  • 11.20.2017

    Migrants and the UN

     During my most recent presence at the UN in New York, on Nov. 2, I heard the UN High Commissioner for Refugees address the third committee of the Gen... leia +
  • 10.19.2017


     OPEN LETTER THE CONGREGATION OF THE SISTERS OF ST. JOSEPH OF CHAMBÉRY   “Justice and Peace shall kiss” (Ps. 85:11). “I have com... leia +
  • 04.27.2017

    JPIC: Paint us with the flesh color

     The human being we are is God´s revelation to be discovered and build up. He incarnates Himself so that our body may take up the color of His flesh, ... leia +
  • 04.04.2017

    JPIC Meeting

     This morning, April 4th, the new International Justice and Peace and Integrity of Creation Commission (JPIC) began their first face to face meeting a... leia +
  • 03.22.2017

    International Finance Commission

      March 17 to 21, 2017, in Rome, at the General House, the annual meeting of the International Finance Commission (IFC) of the Congregation took place... leia +
  • 12.16.2013

    Whoever is doing good for others is living like Jesus...

    I, Sister Ana Marília Citon, joined the Congregation in 1947. After the novitiate, I cooked for 12 years in the São José Psychiatric Hospital in Porto... leia +
  • 11.26.2013

    JPIC: prayer services

    The Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation Commission (JPIC) of the Congregation has initiated project to implement a 2009 General Chapter Directive... leia +
  • 10.02.2013

    Helping the neediest...

    “Go out to the whole world; proclaim the Good News to all creation.” (Mark 16: 15) In my life as a Sister of St. Joseph, I have always ... leia +
  • 09.02.2013

    Living the charism of Communion

    I live the charism of the legacy that Father Médaille left us, living Trinitarian love as Jesus, Mary and Joseph lived it in the Holy family of Nazare... leia +
  • 08.01.2013

    Nursing: Justice for Nursing Assistants

    In 1945, the Saint Joseph School for nursing assistants, the first in Brazil, was established. It was created without the knowledge or consent of the ... leia +
  • 07.01.2013

    Living Unity in Education

    “Do not fear! I am with you! I made you to clear the land, to plant and to build, in a mission of communion with God and with the Sisters.&rdquo... leia +
  • 06.03.2013

    At the service of Life

    Reviewing my whole journey as a consecrated religious, what strikes me the most about our charism and the mission I experience are unity, simplicity, ... leia +
  • 05.03.2013

    Riverbank dwellers defend their land

    Through the following narrative, Sister Elenice Buoro of the Province of São Paulo told the story of a mission developed in the 80’s, and said t... leia +
  • 04.02.2013

    Ethics in the pursuit of Justice and Solidarity

    This text aims to contribute to the building of a reflection leading to commitment to and solidarity with people who are wronged, and who are affected... leia +
  • 03.01.2013

    Meetings that mark us, certainties that remain!

    Almost two years ago, we began to live in the condominium at the Montserrat Building in Curitiba. During this time, as the Provincial community, we ha... leia +
  • 12.03.2012

    The right to Generate Life

    For ten years, from 2000 to 2010, the Church of Brazil maintained a project to help the Church in East Timor. Every three years, Sisters were sent to ... leia +
  • 10.25.2012

    Working together for Justice

    On the 23rd and 24th Oct 2012, the members of JPIC and ICC began their face to face meetings in the General House, Rome, with a workshop entitled &lsq... leia +