Sisters of St. Joseph Ministries & Events
Advent Evening Prayer
Join the Sisters of St. Joseph and Consociates for prayer, reflection and music on the four Sundays of Advent:
November 30, December 7, 14, and 21 beginning at 4:30 pm at Our Lady of the Presentation Chapel, 1880 Randolph Ave, St. Paul. All are welcome. Call 651-696-2805 for more info.
Browse our daily Advent reflections and images.
A Global Heart: Praying for West Africa
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 3:00 P.M.
Our Lady of the Presentation Chapel 1890 Randolph Avenue, Saint Paul
Join us for this community prayer for West Africa, participate in non-perishable foods (rice, beans, canned foods) and monetary collections to support those suffering from Ebola in Liberia.
Featuring the Macalester College African Music Ensemble
*Ansgar Homberg, CSJ ~ Artist
For more information, contact: Pastor Rebecca Makayi: 651.500.4793, Joan Pauly Schneider 651.690.7063 or Jennifer Tacheny, 651.696.2872
Prepared by: Justice Office, Consociate Services and Celeste’s Dream of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates, and MRCC International Church. Thank you for making checks payable to MRCC International Church.
Justice Commission of the Sisters of St. Joseph
The Justice Commission of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates, St. Paul Province, acts for justice and equality for all by always moving toward profound love of God and neighbor without distinction. We join with other groups in addressing issues influencing human dignity and Earth.
11th Day Prayer for Peace provides the opportunity to pray for peace in situations throughout the world.
Themes include a variety of issues such as anti human trafficking, dismantling racism, eco-justice, immigration reform, life from womb to tomb, and more.
WHEN: 11th day of each month, 6:30 to 7:15 pm
WHERE: Chapel of the Presentation of Our Lady (CSJ Chapel)
1890 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul
More information about 11th Day Prayer for Peace
Celeste's Dream Young Adult Spirituality
Inspire Social Action * Experience Community
How do we connect spirit, work and learning in community? Rooted in the Catholic, Christian faith, we welcome young adults (20-35 years old) from all spiritual traditions into opportunities to integrate their education, values, spirituality, and work in the context of community. We offer active and contemplative space, programs and opportunities to intersect with local and international spirituality and justice work of the Sisters of St. Joseph and Consociates community.
*The garden has been put to bed until spring, 2015
Community Garden 2014
Weekly gardening Tuesdays 6:00 to 8:00 pm through October.
*Learn organic growing methods and enjoy healthy heirloom produce.
* Participate in a local food system and build community with Earth & other gardeners.
Join us for harvest, cultivation, food processing and potluck gatherings.
Singing Meditation and Sacred Chant Choir
First and third Wednesdays, September-December, 2014. 5:15-6:30 pm.
Gather six Wednesday evenings to learn and practice sacred chant and silent prayer/meditation. Learn and sign chant music including works from Hildegard of Bingen and the Gaelic tradition, facilitated by local singer/musician Katy Taylor.
Cost: $60/person or $90/couple for the six sessions. Contact Jennifer at 651-696-2872 for more information and to register.
CSJ Membership & Association
On the second Sunday of each month, a group gathers in a small Christian community format to break open the Sunday Word and nourish one another by sharing our faith. The group gathers at Carondelet Center in order to welcome more people to the table. Coffee and breakfast treats are shared. All are welcome to join any time.
WHEN: Second Sunday of each month, 10:00 am
WHERE: Carondelet Center
1890 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul 55105
CONTACT: Therese Sherlock, CSJ, 651-690-7011. No registration required.
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Rituals to Mark the Seasons
Gather together with others to connect with earth rhythms and ancient wisdom traditions in a time of prayer and ritual to celebrate the change of seasons.