This year the Sisters of St. Joseph will celebrate 150 years of apostolic ministry in the state of Florida. In celebration of this anniversary, WJCT is proud to present the incredible story of the role the Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine played in the foundation and growth of the Roman Catholic Church in 19th century Florida and Georgia. This one hour documentary will provide an oral history of the stories of the Catholic sisters from the time eight French nuns were brought to St. Augustine in 1866, for the purpose of educating liberated slaves, to today’s modern day involvement in community work.
Tickets are now on sale for “A Legacy of Faith, The Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine, FL”, the documentary produced by WJCT – Public Broadcasting, Jacksonville FL. They can be purchased on the Sisters of St. Joseph of St/ Augustine, Florida website.