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Ursuline Sisters of Mount St. Joseph

About Us

The Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph are a vibrant group of women who minister to the needs of the communities where we serve. Come learn about our founder, our history, the career opportunities at the Mount and other questions you may have.

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Ministry Work
The Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph, inspired by the charism of their foundress, Saint Angela Merici, focus on various ministries including education, Christian formation, and social justice. They operate the Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, providing spiritual retreats and educational programs. The Sisters are involved in ministries such as teaching, parish work, and serving immigrant communities, particularly through their Casa Ursulina initiative in Chile.

Community Life and Mission
Community life at Mount Saint Joseph is deeply rooted in prayer, service, and shared spiritual growth. The Sisters live together, following a daily rhythm of communal prayers, including the Liturgy of the Hours, and personal reflection. They take vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience, dedicating themselves to a life of simplicity, service, and spiritual enrichment. Their mission emphasizes empowerment, justice, and contemplative presence, reflecting their commitment to holistic development and social transformation.

Global Presence
The Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph are part of a global network of Ursuline communities, allowing them to address worldwide issues such as education, poverty, and social injustice. This international presence enriches their ministry by fostering cross-cultural solidarity and collaboration. Their global mission is to promote the values of peace, justice, and the love of Christ through education and service.

In summary, the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint Joseph focus on education, Christian formation, and social justice, rooted in a life of prayer and community. Their ministries, supported by a global network, aim to empower individuals and promote holistic development and social transformation.

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Ursuline Sisters of Mount St. Joseph

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