Christus Vivit

Christus Vivit Community Mission

The Christus Vivit Community located at Immaculate Conception Convent, 86-16 Midland Parkway, Jamaica, NY, seeks to be a community of hospitality and ministry to youth, adolescents and young adults by witnessing inclusivity, reconciliation and service to our Dear Neighbors in Queens. Sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph we seek to bring all people into right relationship with one another while dividing up the City (NY) to identify needs and offer solutions through service and expertise.

The Christus Vivit Community provides day, overnight and weekend workshops and retreats on:

    • mindfulness
    • conflict resolution
    • leadership in the local community/faith community
    • earth sustainability
    • inter-faith dialogue
    • social justice
    • prayer and spirituality

Service projects that include:

    • Neighborhood clean-ups
    • Assistance to the elderly
    • Alleviation of food insecurity by supporting local food pantries
    • Ministry to the homeless on Hillside Avenue and the “F” Train


  • God has a plan for each of you to make definitive choices, and he has a plan for each of you to discover that plan and to discover your vocation is to move toward personal fulfillment.
    Pope Francis
    November 7 -13, 2021 is National Vocations Awareness Week
    • Pray for Vocations
    • Learn about Consecrated Life
    • Discern your calling
    • Talk to a Sister