1923-2014 By Fr. Edward J. Mullowney, SSJ Bishop Leonard Olivier died November 19, 2014, at the age of ninety-one. He was a priest for sixty-three years and a bishop for the last twenty-five of those years. The Archbishop of Washington, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, said, “I always found Bishop Olivier to Read more →
Welcome!The St. Joseph Society of the Sacred Heart (The Josephites) is a
congregation of priests and brothers whose exclusive mission is to serve the
African-American community. Founded after the Civil War to minister to
newly freed slaves, the organization has served the African American
community since 1871. The Society supports in parishes and special ministries,
spanning across the East and West Coast.
Josephite Mission GallerySee photo »