And as he drew near, when he saw the city, he wept over it, saying, ‘If you also had known on this day the things that lead to peace; but now it’s hidden from your eyes.’ Luke 19:41-42 (The New Testament, Nicholas King) 154 more words
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Read more about our CSJP ministry presence in Haiti in the latest issue of our Vocations Newsletter.
In the beginning, when Margaret Anna Cusack, Mother Clare, founded the community in 1884, we were St. Joseph’s Sisters of Peace of the Immaculate Conception. Peace was the central concept in that string of names, as our 1884 Rule and Constitutions made clear: “The object of this Institute is, as its name implies, to promote the peace of the Church both by word and work. 583 more words
My latest Global Sisters Report column has been posted, in which I try to weave together my Congregation’s founding story, the violence and suffering of today, with some inspiration I received from Pope Francis and our Sisters in the UK, not to mention Gandhi’s 82 year old grandson. 270 more words