Friday, September 30, 2016
   
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A Legacy of Caring: Health Care Institutions Founded by the Sisters

This online presentation highlights the Sisters' role in health care. Between 1857 and 1925, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Toronto set up six health care institutions across Canada. Click here to view historical photos and information illustrating how the Sisters have always responded to serve the sick, poor and vulnerable.

Event: Continuing Growth in the Second Half of Life

Event Date: 
October 20, 2016 - 7:00pm
Sr. Mary Rose Marrin will speak about continuing growth in the second half of life at a free event hosted by the Canadian Catholic Bioethics Institute and the Order of Malta. All are welcome.

Sisters of St. Joseph Honoured at St. Joseph’s Health Centre Event

On Thursday, April 7, a number of Sisters attended a special tribute at St. Joseph’s Health Centre in west Toronto. That evening, the hospital unveiled a legacy wall and video documentary. The wall has three sections: Past, Present and Future. 

Feeding the Hungry in the Year of Mercy

From the teachings of Jesus, we derived the corporal works of mercy, which are concerned primarily with meeting the needs of others. 

Furniture Bank: A Ministry of Mercy

From the outside, Furniture Bank looks like one of many warehouses located in South Etobicoke. But upon entering, visitors find themselves in a brightly lit waiting area of comfortable chairs with toys and a play table for children. As they move further through the building, visitors soon discover a warehouse filled with furnishings, decor, chairs and more.

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