Wednesday, June 12, 2024
Concordia Sisters of St. Joseph

Concordia Sisters of St. Joseph

Loving God and neighbor without distinction: A pontifical institute of women religious of the Roman Catholic Church


Annual Conference Draws over 700 attendees

The Leadership Council of the Sisters of St. Joseph, Concordia, KS attended the annual Leadership Conference of Women Religious in Dallas, Texas last week. Drawn by Sacred Mystery – A Journey into Hope was the theme for 2023. The purpose of the assembly was described as the exploration of how the story of religious life today fits with what is evolving and emerging in the larger universe. The conference was filled with prayer, song, and contemplation in order to place the participants in deeper communion with the world. Council members are: Sr. Jean Rosemarynoski, congregational President; Sr. Mary Jo Thummel, VP; and three Councilors: Sisters Janet Lander, Marilyn Wall, and Dian Hall. The Council was joined by special guests Sr. Jan McCormick and Irma Alexsandra da Silva.