Blog Entries - tag: 'Jpic'

National Migration Week: Evening of Prayer

Posted on: December 26, 2018 10:00 am
Tags: Events, Prayer, Jpic, Associates,

For nearly a half a century, the Catholic Church in the United States has celebrated National Migration Week as an opportunity to reflect on the circumstances confronting immigrants and refugees. 

Please join us for an evening of prayer on January 10 to support and celebrate the human dignity of migrants.

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Statement on Migrant Caravan

Posted on: November 19, 2018 4:00 pm
Tags: Jpic, Prayer,

As a caravan of thousands of migrants from Central America continues its trek north to the United States, the Sisters of Notre Dame in North America stand in solidarity with the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and leaders of Catholic aid agencies as they urge government officials and all US citizens to treat migrants compassionately. Now is the time for action!

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United in Prayer

Posted on: October 21, 2018 9:00 am
Tags: Prayer, Events, Jpic,

We are called to respond to the sign of the times and the needs of our local and global communities. On November 20, we will join local orders of women religious in praying for peace in the world and our local community. All are invited to unite with us in prayer. 

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A Message from the JPIC Committee

Posted on: February 22, 2018 3:00 pm
Tags: Jpic,

The Sisters of Notre Dame of the United States are deeply disturbed by the violence we see around us. Since Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012 there have been many more school shootings with six shootings so far in 2018. We pray for those who grieve and for those who have fallen. We acknowledge that our prayer is not enough.

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Called to be like God: Finding community

Posted on: February 8, 2017 1:00 pm
Tags: Jpic,

Video: Sr. Marla Monahan reflects on our call to be like God by living in community with our brothers and sisters.

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SNDs at immigration march

Posted on: October 5, 2016 3:00 pm
Tags: Jpic,

The newly formed Immigration Action committee initiated their activities by participating in the Immigration March on  September 18, 2016.

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World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation

Posted on: September 1, 2015 1:00 pm
Tags: Jpic,

Pope Francis has proclaimed September 1 a day of Prayer for Creation.  This “Season of Creation” concludes October 4, the Feast of Saint Francis. 

Francis invites each of us individually and as a community to enter into this period through Prayer, Reflection, by Reducing our Ecological Footprint and through Advocacy.

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Migrant Realities in the United States

Posted on: November 18, 2014 11:00 am
Tags: Jpic, Hispanic ministry

Sr. Maria Francine Stacy, director of the SND Hispanic Ministry in Dayton, Ohio, recently shared stories about people she knows, who have been caught in the web of family separation due to current U.S. immigration practices. Click here to read her stories.

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Shoe and Purse Collection

Posted on: September 12, 2014 4:00 pm
Tags: Uganda, Jpic

Three of the North American provinces of the Sisters of Notre Dame (Toledo, Chardon and Covington) have committed to an international mission project. Want to help? All you have to do is donate your old shoes, purses, and bags.

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