Monthly Archives: November 2016

November 30

Reflection Today is the annual International Remembrance Day for Lost Species. In warning of the danger of continued environmental degradation Pope Francis wrote: thousands of species will no longer give glory to God by their very existence, nor convey their message

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November 29

Anniversary of Dorothy Day Reflection A writer, editor and social reformer, Dorothy Day was born, in New York City on November 8, 1897. She was a radical during her time, working for such social causes as pacifism and women’s suffrage.

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November 28

Reflection Hope is ”a passion for the possible”. It is the underlying theme of Advent. The Advent readings reflect a belief in the fulfillment of our expectations. We read the ancient longing: “Let us walk in the light of the

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November 27

First Sunday of Advent Reflection Advent engages us in the mystery of waiting, the balance of the visible and invisible, the tangible and intangible, dormancy and life. For us, this patience in paradox is the experience of Advent. It is

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November 26

Reflection Yesterday was the UN International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women. Violence against women takes a dismaying variety of forms. It is perpetuated by societal customs, violent media programs, advertising and economics. In the 21st century violence still

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November 25

Reflection As you prepare for the holiday season, do you long to reconnect with the holiness that is the root of the word “holidays”? Does it strike you as odd that people are programmed to rush to stores at ungodly

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November 24

Thanksgiving Day Reflection “Gratitude is the memory of the heart”. It is the awareness that having come into this world with nothing, we have received everything. It is having eyes open to see the love of the family into which

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Peconic Land Trust Visits

Peconic Land Trust Staff and Board members from the Peconic Land Trust visited our Brentwood campus on Monday, Nov. 14. The purpose of the visit was to tour our property and use space in the Academy Library for the PLT Board/Staff

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Spirits on Fire

Spirits on Fire Spirits on Fire, a year-long formation program for Lay Leaders in the CSSJ Mission and Tradition began its year on November 7, 2016 at the Carondelet Hospitality Center, Latham, NY. The program is designed to assist lay

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Resolution on Racism and Religious Life

Click to read dovument LCWR Assembly Confronts Racism and Religious Life

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