The promotion of justice, peace and integrity of creation is an essential part of living our SND charism today. Rooted in the biblical tradition, we believe that matters of justice are inseparable from our Christian lives. In understanding the biblical foundation of justice we understand our baptismal call from its deepest source and foundation and bring the vision of the reign of God to life through our prayer, witness, work, collaboration and advocacy. (SND General Chapter 2010 Document)
The Sisters of Notre Dame Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) Commission is part of a worldwide collaboration to address JPIC issues, raise awareness and increase involvement in advocacy initiatives, and promote education regarding social justice issues and Catholic Social Teaching.
We have committed ourselves to a congregation-wide focus on:
The Sisters of Notre Dame take corporate stances on particular issues of concern, to raise awareness within the community and commit ourselves to action regarding the issue.
For more information about Covington JPIC initiatives, contact:
Sr. Mary Lea Paloucci
Covington JPIC Coordinator