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

Association is ready to change the realities of Hispanic sisters in the US

Congratulations to Restorative Partners and Sister Theresa Harpin, CSJ

The grand opening of Anna’s Home for Women and Children (San Luis Obispo, CA) will be held on Sunday, March 19th.  While this is a big community feast day, there could not be a more appropriate day to open this new recovery home.  Although many, if not most, people will be tied up that day, please please let Sister Theresa Harpin, CSJ  know if you can attend at This is definitely a CSJ inspired project!


Sister Mary Ellen Kowalski participates and receives contentment through the gift of music.






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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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Our Spirituality

Mary Paul Morimoto

Stimulated by the Holy Spirit of Love and receptive to those inspirations…

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