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I recently stood in a prayer circle of about thirty interfaith activists. We processed down the street towards the border checkpoint, calling out the names of some of the estimated 6,000 migrants who have died along the nearly 2000-mile U.S./Mexico border. We held up white crosses and named them present - presente - proclaiming their lives as dignified and their deaths as worthy of commemoration.
For the ninth year, a number of sisters in their 20s and 30s from multiple communities gathered to pray and play together at Our Lady of Guadalupe Monastery in Phoenix, AZ. I write every year because I believe what we pray, discuss, and dream as young sisters, grounded in our charisms and histories, is both the present and the future. I know the way we organize and lead is a collaborative leadership model that works for the small, capable, relational groups that characterize what religious... more
On Tuesday, March 7th Giving Voice, in collaboration with others at Catholic Theological Union (CTU), will host a prayer service in the CTU atrium over the lunch period (approximately 11:45am-12:45pm) to kick-off the 2017 National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW) March 8th – 14th.