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Entries Tagged as Peace, Justice, and Advocacy

Ecuador Immersion April 2017: Saturday

April 26, 2017 · No Comments

After our arrival at the Working Boys' Center in Quito, our first reflection had us looking at the four BVM Core Values: Freedom, Charity, Education and Justice. It will be our job to find real and meaningful actions that express these four values.

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Ecuador Immersion April 2017: Friday

April 25, 2017 · No Comments

Hello and thank you for your prayers for this amazing adventure. Currently, I am sitting at my desk at the Center for Working Boys. I'm looking out my window watching children play basketball, standing in formation practicing music, kicking soccer balls, and just being kids.

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Lenten Reflections: Good Friday 2017

April 14, 2017 · No Comments

Behold the Wood of the Cross

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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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