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Standing in Solidarity with Immigrants in Detention

Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace and CSJP Associates joined other people of goodwill earlier this month at the Elizabeth Immigrant Detention Center in New Jersey to stand in solidarity with immigrants detained there. 160 more words

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Sister Alexine Anderson: Fancy Footwork

Sister Alexine Anderson volunteers each week at Ashford Place, a community resource centre in London which provides avice and practice support to people experiencing homelessness and unemployment.   584 more words

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Sister Suzanne Golas: Care for our Common Home

This article by Sister Suzanne Golas, CSJP appeared in the July 2015 issue of the Waterspirit newsletter.  Sister Suzanne is the director of Waterspirit, ministry sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters of St. 678 more words

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Aren't Nuns Wonderful?

Some of the people I love and admire most in the whole world are Catholic sisters. But almost none of them fit into the Singing Nun, Whoopi Goldberg, or even Maria von Trapp caricature that too many people think they do. 1,062 more words

Giving Voice to the Present

I am fresh off four days of laughter, prayer, and meaningful conversations with 70 other younger Catholic Sisters at the national Giving Voice gathering.  Giving Voice is a grassroots peer-led network of younger women religious.   412 more words

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Seeking corners of quiet but learning lessons on love instead

Recently I had a conversation with another sister. During the chat, we realized we had a common experience on our different retreats earlier this summer. 374 more words

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Sister Katrina: Witness for Peace, Presence with Asylum Seekers

Sister Katrina Alton, CSJP was recently featured in a story in the UK publication Women’s Weekly. The story, titled “The New Sisters,” shares the good news that religious vocations are increasing in the UK to the highest level in 25 years. 101 more words

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