We are a community of approximately 800 women religious. Originally founded in 1650 in LePuy, France, the Sisters of Saint Joseph came to Chestnut Hill – Philadelphia in 1847.

Through our many ministries, including education, social services and parish ministries, “we live and work so that all people may be united with God and with one another.” Mission Statement

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