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Love and Heartbreak

God created man in his image; in the divine image he created him; male and female he created them.” 

                                                                                                        –Genesis 1:27                                                                      

The final project for my gender psychology class is to write an autobiography about how I came to be the gendered person I am today.

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Women Are The Keepers of Tradition

As a resident of the state of Oklahoma I have come to deeply appreciate the Native American people and their cultural identity. Much of the Native American culture is available for us the learn about today through historical museums and the arts because of the Native American women. 123 more words

Women In Ministry

We're In This Together.

Let’s be real, friends. It was a terrible election cycle, and it’s only grown worse since November. For those of us who strive to put our Catholic faith above our American politics we are being challenged in new ways every day. 251 more words

The Feminine Church

The Catholic female experience grows strangely accustomed to public ridicule. Countless conversations echo;”what a shame it is that an intelligent, bright woman like yourself is Catholic.” Oftentimes women pose the question,”so you want to be barefoot and pregnant your whole life then…and what about contraception?!” with preconceived answer in mind. 1,032 more words

Lisa Brenninkmeyer ~ Walking with Purpose

Purpose: the reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists.

Ever wonder why you were put on this earth? Have you found… 3,360 more words


A Response to 1 Corinthians 11

When I first started wearing my veil, it was because I wanted to give God greater glory. “…whereas if a woman has long hair it is her glory…” (v 15). 704 more words


Perennial Hope

I had the opportunity this past week to attend a lecture given by Dr. Phyllis Zagano. In fact, it was her last public appearance before leaving for Rome in November to serve on the… 973 more words