Ready for Any Good Work: History of the Sisters of Saint Joseph, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia 19441999
- Publish Date: 2015-05-13
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Mary Helen Beirne
This new history of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, focuses on the growth and evolution of the Congregation through the years 19441999. This book attempts to look at the Congregation, an ecclesial group of Catholic women religious, from the particular perspectives of spirituality, ministry, and governance. This history provides a view of the experience of women religious within a particular time and place. The Catholic in the pew and researchers alike will gain insight into the life of the Philadelphia Sisters of Saint Joseph in this important era of their transformation.