Sisters of St. Joseph

Working to foster love, unity and reconciliation within the earth community.

WE BELIEVE IN A WORLD OF JUSTICE AND UNION WITH GOD AND ONE ANOTHER.

THE SISTERS OF ST. JOSEPH WOULD LIKE TO ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THEIR CAMPUS IS ON OCCUPIED INDIGENOUS LAND, SECATOGUE LAND. ALGONQUIN INDIANS INHABITED LONG ISLAND FOR CENTURIES AND THE SECATOGUE TRIBE OCCUPIED ALL OF THE AREA IN THE TOWN OF ISLIP.

About Us

Sisters of Saint Joseph have served Long Island for more than 169 years.

Spirituality

Spirituality is a longing to reach a dimension beyond ourselves.

Ways to Join Us

We invite you to join us as we work to live out Jesus’ call to love and service.

Justice

Justice and peace are connected. The work of justice restores peace.

Ecology

We believe that we are all one in the circle of God’s sustaining love.

Mission Advancement

Serving God’s people is the ministry of the Sisters of St. Joseph.

Spirit Alive

An open space for inquiry and discussion about complicated issues.

Christus Vivit

The Christus Vivit Community seeks to be a community of hospitality…

St. Joseph Worker Program

 The SJW Program operates annually from August to June…

Events at the Sisters of St. Joseph

News from the Sisters of St. Joseph

TMLA Learning, and Leadership Program at Brentwood

On Wednesday, 15 Seniors from the Service, Learning, and Leadership Program went to Brentwood. While there, there was a tour of the Brentwood property by Sister Joan Gallagher and a ‘Cosmic Walk’ through the pristine forest, which outlined the creation of the universe, earth, and humans. During this Walk, there was an emphasis on ‘one-ness’ and if we see ourselves

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Outdoor Earth Liturgy Closing the Season of Creation

The Season of Creation for 2021ended on the feast of St. Francis October 4th. It was marked on our Brentwood campus on the prior Sunday with the celebration of an outdoor earth liturgy incorporating our connection with the sacred community of Earth. Prayers of repentance were offered for our destructive abuse of Earth, and prayers of commitment were offered for

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HAPPY 85TH BIRTHDAY TMLA!!!

Eighty-five years ago on September 14 , 1936, 15 young women gathered with 8 Sisters of St. Joseph in the parlor of the Rose Crest Mansion in Jamaica Estates and breathed life into a place we all know and love, The Mary Louis Academy. Over the past 85 years the graduates of TMLA have  impacted our world in every way

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