Tag: peace

February 1, 2019

GNSHappenings January 2019

The Longest Night: Sr. Dolores O’Dowd A Blue Christmas Service of Remembrance was held in Albion on December 10. This…


December 31, 2018

This World Day of Peace 2019

Depending on your definition of war and your source of information, the United States is currently engaged in anywhere from…


November 29, 2018

First Week of Advent

We have asked a number of our Sisters to share their Advent and Christmas thoughts with all of us. We…


November 8, 2018

Statement Condemning All Hate Crimes

As we prepared to release this statement, we learned of yet another mass shooting of innocent people. This time, young…


October 15, 2018

Refocusing our vision of Active Nonviolence

In September, Greet Vanaerschot, International Secretary General of Pax Chrisiti from Belgium and Marie Dennis, Co-president of Pax Christi International…


July 30, 2018

Murphy Initiative Announcement

With the realization that everything has a life-cycle and after months of discernment, a decision was made to “lay down”…


June 26, 2018

Reflections from the Feast of the Sacred Heart 2018

We are pleased to share with you Reflections from both the Philadelphia area and Buffalo celebrations of the Feast of…


June 8, 2018

Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Dear Sisters, Associates and Friends, This morning I remembered reading years ago something Wordsworth had said about the beatitudes—that many…


March 20, 2018

Better Gun Laws Are A Start

On March 24, 2018 students around the country will be marching in protest to gun violence in schools. I congratulate…


December 19, 2017

Sister Anne Boyer: Leading in Prayer

“…in the spirit of love at this time of great unrest,”      From the Circle the Cities with Love pledge…


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