The mission of the Sisters of Saint Joseph finds its core in living out the heart of the charism of the Sisters of Saint Joseph: To Love God and Neighbor without distinction in order to be an authentic expression of active inclusive love where all are welcome.
In this vein, Campus Ministry at Chestnut Hill College focuses on the growth and development of the whole person in relationship to God, self, and others. Offering opportunities for all to engage both heart and mind, Campus Ministry seeks to give students a groundwork to discover who they are and who they’re becoming through service, spirituality, and community building. Campus Ministry empowers students to create community, rooted in faith that is integrated into their daily life through experience, discernment, and the promotion of justice.
Rooted in and animated by a rich heritage of encountering God in everyday life, Campus Ministry is a community where people of all faith traditions are welcome. “Loving all neighbors without distinction,” Campus Ministry creates a home for all without regard for race, religion, sexual orientation, or gender identity.The breadth and depth of Campus Ministry’s presence and programs aim to:
- Minister to and welcome individuals at all levels of faith and support them in their spiritual journeys.
- Invite students to the enhancement of their own gifts.
- Engage students in a larger worldview through service to the dear neighbor and a recognition through reflection of the gifts given and received through experiential learning.
- Attend to the whole person through vibrant opportunities inclusive of people of all faiths.