Sisters of St. Joseph of NWPA
The mission of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Northwestern Pennsylvania, its agrégées and associates, is to unite all people with one another and with God by responding to the ever-changing needs of the world and serving the neighbor without distinction.
Programs and Services
Our mission of unity of neighbor with neighbor and neighbor with God calls and directs us toward an unending cycle of growth. To advance our mission, we remain open and responsive to the Spirit and to community need – sustaining active and effective ministries and developing new ministries as needs emerge. At present, our mission is lived out in the form of many ministries throughout northwestern Pennsylvania, and in other cities where our Sisters live and serve. Our primary ministries include: healthcare, education, inner city neighborhood networks, homeless shelters, advocacy for peace and justice, housing, mentoring and support for women in need, outreach to refugees and immigrants, global mission projects, spiritual direction