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.

Upcoming Events:

11th Day Prayer for Peace

Join the Sisters of St. Joseph and Consociate community in praying for peace and justice in times and spaces when our world needs it most. 11th Day Prayer for Peace provides opportunities to pray for peace in situations and in connection with timely social justice issues locally, nationally, and globally. Themes this spring include immigration, interconnection of creation and eco-justice, anti-trafficking, and more. We’ve been praying monthly for peace since 2001 and invite you to join us on the 11th of every month.

WHEN: 11th day of each month, 6:30 – 7:15 pm
Where: Our Lady of Presentation Chapel
1890 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul
The chapel is attached to the east side of the Carondelet Center and faces Randolph Avenue.

For further information contact Megan Bender at 651-690-7057 or mbender@csjstpaul.org

A Legislative Day at the Minnesota State Capitol

The CSJ and Consociate community takes action and promotes social justice that leads to systemic change by working in collaboration with the Justice Office, the CSJ Justice Commission, working and tasks group members, and partners.

Join us in raising our voices at the State Capitol with the interfaith community at this year’s Joint Religious Legislative Coalition Day on the Hill on February 7, 2019.

Sign up in the CSJ Justice Office, or call 651-690-7057 for more information.

Breaking the Impasse X with Sr. Simone Campbell

Sr. Simone Campbell, Executive Director of NETWORK: A National Catholic Social Justice Lobby, is making her tenth visit to St. Paul for the annual Breaking the Impasse lecture. Sr. Simone will speak to national issues alongside local experts for an evening of policy, leadership, poetry, and conversation

For questions, contact Megan Bender in the Justice Office at 651-690-7057 or mbender@csjstpaul.org

WHEN: Thursday, February 28, 2019, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
WHERE: Rauenhorst Ballroom
St. Catherine University
2004 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul

Creating a Nonviolent Community and Living Peace

Join the CSJ Justice Commission and the Emmaus Center for two special days with priest and author Fr. John Dear, known for his peace writings and some 75 arrests for civil disobedience actions across the country. We will gather to pray, grow, and be challenged in living a nonviolent life and peace.

Mark your calendars for Friday evening March 15 and Saturday, March 16, and watch for more information to come from the CSJ Justice Office and the Emmaus Center.