Author page: Clara Santoro

May 21

Reflection When did human beings become ‘temples of God’s Spirit”? Are we to believe that this only happened after the death of Jesus? Or can we believe that human beings have always been “temples of God’s Spirit”? Can we believe that God’s Spirit has always been present in the slow development of human species from its earliest beginnings? Can we…

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May 20

Pentecost  Reflection  All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit enabled them. Acts 2:1-13 The Holy Spirit is at the center of the Christian way. It is the living element, the operative mechanism for relating to God. It is that part of ourselves that is related to the Divine. The…

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May 19

Reflection We are all endowed with an inner transparency for the holy, for the mystery we call “God”. We are programed internally in the power of living spirit, always inviting us to attune more deeply to the Great Spirit who infuses the whole of creation. Whether we adopt a formal religion or not, we are innately spiritual and will remain…

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May 18

Endangered Species Day Reflection Each species no matter how small has an important role to play in the larger life community. The ecosystems of which each is a part took many hundreds of years to develop. Animals and plants cannot speak for themselves and for that reason we need to protect them. Protecting them is our responsibility. They have an…

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NextEra Energy Resources Announces Solar Plant at Sisters of St. Joseph Campus

  JUNO BEACH, Fla., February 6, 2018 – NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, announced the completion of a 1MW solar system on the Sisters of St. Joseph campus in Brentwood, Long Island, New York. The system is expected to offset approximately 63 percent of the current campus electricity needs. “We’re proud to partner with the Sisters of St. Joseph to supply…

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Solar Array Event Media Advisory

Media Contact: Sisters of St. Joseph Brentwood Tara Rogers: (631)273-1187 x126 or (631)431-6102 Media Advisory Solar Array, Rain Garden and Sustainable Landscaping Dedication Ceremony At The Sisters of St. Joseph’s Brentwood Campus   WHO:            Sisters of St. Joseph Brentwood, NextEra Energy Resources, EmPower Solar,    The Nature Conservancy, Nelson Pope Voorhis Environmental Planning,      Environmental and Community Partners, and Local Government…

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May 17

Reflection Transformation originates in people who see a better way or a fairer world, people who reveal themselves, disclose their dreams, and unfold their hopes in the presence of others.  And this very unfolding, this revelation of raw, unharnessed desire, this deep ;longing to be a force for good in the world is what inspires others to feel their own…

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May 16

Reflection Earth needs people who feel a deep spiritual connection to all that lives. Persons are needed who exalt in the natural world, who weep at the destruction of the Earth community, and who want to connect  with others who feel the same.  This spiritual dimension of life offers an untapped reservoir of power, imagination, and courage that can involve us…

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May 15

Reflection It might be good to stop and reflect on how we react to what we perceive to be criticism. It might be helpful to consider our reaction when someone doesn’t agree with us. It is certainly easy to cross the person off as not really understanding us or as uninformed, or even as just being critical. But is that…

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May 14

 Reflection Most of us are ordinary people leading ordinary lives. Our responsibility is to live in a way that makes a difference. It is about our life and witness in this world. It is about politics, about economics and about culture. It is about our environment, about the destruction of nuclear weapons. It is about peace. It is about our…

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