Daily Archives: April 12, 2019

Sisters of St. Joseph Preserve 27 Acres of their Brentwood Campus for Agriculture

Sisters of St. Joseph Preserve 27 Acres of their Brentwood Campus for Agriculture

On Friday, April 12, 2019 County Executive Steve Bellone held a press conference on the campus of the Sisters of St. Joseph Brentwood to announce the acquisition of development rights on 27 acres of the Sisters’ farmland. By selling development rights to Suffolk County for farmland preservation, the Sisters have perpetually extinguished the right to develop these 27 acres for…

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April 12

Reflection Hospitality and hostility are both derived from the same word root — but they couldn’t be more different. Whereas hospitality is about welcoming all, hostility thrives on insider/outsider conflicts.  We are practicing hospitality when we welcome guests, including strangers, into our lives with graciousness. Sometimes it means entertaining ideas that might be alien to us. To be hospitable, you…

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