Sister Joya Rozario, CSC
Celebrating Her Silver Jubilee
Sister Joya Rozario was born in Tiria, Nagari, Gazipur, Bangladesh. She was raised by her father, Edward Rozario, who died on March 3, 2014, and her mother, Lucy Mary Rozario. In her family, there were seven brothers and sisters, including her twin, Sister Joyce Rozario, who is also celebrating her silver jubilee this year. Together, the twins have two brothers, Ronjit and Ajit, and three sisters, Momota, Mina and Runa, who is the youngest.
Sister Joya’s elder brother, Ronjit, and youngest sister, Runa, are both living in Maryland in the United States. Her brother Ajit lives in Italy with his family, and her sister Mina lives in Spain with her family.
About Her Ministry
Sister Joya made her initial profession of vows on December 6, 1996, and her perpetual profession on October 11, 2002. Before entering the Congregation, she was a student. Sister Joya began her ministries in 1997 in a sewing center before moving to Bangalore, India, to prepare for her final profession. For the next 13 years, she served at the National Social Catechetical Training Centre in Jashore. Currently, she is a teacher at the Notre Dame School and College in Sreemangal, Bangladesh.
Send a message!
Send SisterJoya a note, prayer, poem, photo, favorite memory or message using the button below. They will be collected on kudoboard.com and presented in both a slideshow and Blessing Book for her to enjoy. The deadline to be included in the printed book is July 22, 2021.
Getting to know her
Bachelor of Arts in teaching from Shillong, Meghalaya, India.
My favorite activities:
I love sewing, singing and gardening.
Favorite time of ministry:
My favorite ministry is teaching the little children in the village. I love their innocent minds. Right now, I am teaching at Notre Dame School and College and I am enjoying my time with the kids.
My most memorable time:
My most memorable time was in the novitiate. We all were young and had so much fun. Some events I still cannot forget.
My favorite song: