Sisters of St Joseph of Carondelet - Carondelet Center - 11999 Chalon Road - Los Angeles, CA 90049  310.889.2100


The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet- Los Angeles Province

The Sisters of St Joseph of Carondelet hold as their mission to continue the mission of Jesus ”that all may be one,”

– John 17:21

The members of the congregation minister in a way that:

  • Heals and reconciles
  • Serves all persons without distinction
  • Makes known through their lives the gospel they proclaim
  • Enables others to assume a more active responsibility for continuing the mission of Jesus
  • Recognizes and defends the human dignity of all persons
  • Promotes justice with a particular concern for the poor

(Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, Constitution, #20)

Latest News & Events

Staff At The Carondelet Center Celebrate World Day for Cultural Diversity

Get on the Bus Featured by New York Times

Mother’s Day and Father’s Day are very special celebrations for children of incarcerated parents, thanks to Get On The Bus, a program of The Center for Restorative Justice Works. The program transports more than 1,000 kids from all over California visit their parents in prison each year. The Center for Restorative Justice Works, was founded by Sisters Suzanne Jabro and Suzanne Steffen, CSJs and its mission is to unite children, families and communities separated by crime and the criminal justice system. Watch this video by The New York Times online.  

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We live to fulfill the mission of Jesus.  We live simply, love inclusively and listen attentively for the good and the protection of God’s creation.

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Ways We Serve

Along with our Associates and ministry partners, we serve others in the United States, Japan and Peru.

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Mary Paul Morimoto

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