Catholic Demonstrators Form Human Cross in Newark Protest

       Cardinal Joseph Tobin, leader of the Newark Archdiocese, joined Catholics from several states on Wednesday in Newark to call for an end child and family detention which has led to the separation of immigrant families across the country. More than 100 people gathered at the St. Mary’s Parish Newark Abbey Church for a morning service, many clutching signs that…

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2020 Census: Everyone Counts 

2020 Census: Everyone Counts  The JPIC Office kicked off its first Census Awareness event in Brentwood at St. Anne’s Annual parish festival on Sunday, July 28, 2019.  The Sisters partnered with the Bay Shore Women’s Huddle to provide information to the attendees about the importance of the 2020 Census for their community and how federal funds are allocated for roads,…

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World Wide Organization of Organic Farmers (WWOOF) Volunteers On Campus

World Wide Organization of Organic Farmers (WWOOF) Volunteers We currently have six WHOOF volunteers on campus. WWOOF is worldwide effort to link volunteers with organic farmers, promote an educational exchange, and build a global community conscious of ecological farming practices.The“WWOOFers” spend about half of each day helping out on a farm, learn about organic farming and sustainable agriculture, and receive…

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Spirits On Fire Program

From July 22-25,  Gina Christel, Assistant Principal of Sacred Heart Academy, participated in the Spirits on Fire Program in Chicago.  This year long formation program is designed for lay leaders in the sponsored ministries of the Sisters of St. Joseph.  Thirty-one persons from across the United States traveled to the Carmelite Spiritual Center for Cohort 4’s immersion experience in the…

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Summer Of Service

Many students from our sponsored high schools have been spending parts of their summers in service throughout our various ministries. What a great week with awesome Sacred Heart Academy students on our Garden Service Retreat! Posted by The Garden Ministry of the Sisters of St. Joseph, Brentwood on Friday, July 26, 2019 Click here to view full post on Facebook. Last…

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