What We Do

When Sister Marcia Allen was asked recently to explain the the Sisters of St. Joseph of Concordia do in the cities and towns where they serve, she said, simply, “Our ministry is our presence.” But it may be the “works of service” instead of that presence that many people see, Sister Marcia, president of the Concordia congregation, acknowledges.

Here are a few examples of sisters’ “presence” in a community, and how their works and ministry embody “loving God and neighbor without distinction.”