Moving always toward the profound love of God and love of neighbor without distinction

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Ministry Highlight

Food Access Hub

The Food Access Hub is a collaboration between the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and St. Catherine University to address food insecurity, nutrition, and personal wellness needs within and beyond our communities. The Food Access Hub encompasses the food shelf at 1890 Randolph, a network of community gardens, and several different sustainability initiatives on both campuses.

Upcoming Events

Event Series Martha’s Table

Martha’s Table

Carondelet Center 1890 Randolph Avenue, Saint Paul, MN, United States

Join us every Thursday for Martha’s Table, hosted by Joan Mitchell, CSJ. This is a casual, drop-in gathering held  in the front reception room of Carondelet Center. All are warmly invited to join the interesting spiritual discussions.

Prayer for the Signs of the Times

Carondelet Village Chapel 525 Fairview Ave S, St. Paul, MN

Join us in this communal ritual with a process of sharing, reflecting, praying and discerning the particular signs of the times today. Drumming circle begins at 4:15pm; prayer at 4:30pm.

(Re)Discovering Beatrice Bruteau: Spiritual Revolutionary


Theologian Beatrice Bruteau was a brilliant scholar in mathematics and philosophy, a dedicated contemplative thinker, and a student of evolution. In this two-module series, we will explore Beatrice’s amazing life, scholarship, and writings.

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Our History

Here From the Beginning

The Sisters’ arrival at the lower landing along the Mississippi River on a wintry day in 1851 began the St. Paul Province. The sisters served (and continue to serve) as educators, nurses, administrators, artists, musicians and poets, cooks and gardeners, spiritual directors and social activists—all against a background of contemplative prayer.

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