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Entries Tagged as Peace, Justice, and Advocacy

Lenten Reflections: The Second Sunday of Lent

March 10, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Lord said to Abram: “Go forth from the land of your kinsfolk and from your father’s house to a land that I will show you.” Genesis 12:1

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St. Mary's in Ecuador: Tuesday

March 02, 2017 · No Comments

From bizarre anomalies in physics, to human beings living near the edge of survival... today was a day of extremes.

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St. Mary's in Ecuador: Sunday

February 28, 2017 · No Comments

Sunday, February 19, 2017, started with the sun shining and Mass with all of the “family” who live at the Center.

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St. Mary's in Ecuador: February 16

February 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

Our group was completed with Denise's arrival at around 4AM. Her flight had some difficulties, but Sister Annie was there to give her a warm Guayaquil welcome and a safe ride to the hotel.

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St. Mary's in Ecuador: Saturday

February 21, 2017 · No Comments

Today we went to the market in Otavalo! It was a scenic three hour drive from where we are staying, and along the way we saw some amazing sights.

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National Migration Week – January 2017

January 17, 2017 · No Comments

Pope Francis asks us to view our interactions with migrants as an engagement with Jesus, he calls us to create a culture of encounter.

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January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

January 03, 2017 · 2 Comments

As January is the National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, would you please consider taking a few minutes each day in praying for trafficking victims?

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Post-Election Reflections

November 15, 2016 · No Comments

With hindsight, we can say that we should have seen it coming.

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Project IRENE: Comprehensive Immigration Reform – Election Evening Reflection

October 26, 2016 · No Comments

Let us all take this opportunity to join together in prayer for comprehensive immigration reform.

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Day one of the Ecuador Immersion Experience

April 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

The first full day in Quito was a very full one indeed

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