Daily Archives: September 6, 2017

LCWR Urges Action on DACA

LCWR Urges Action on DACA

LCWR Urges Action to Protect Dreamers [Silver Spring, MD] The Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) shares the disappointment of millions of people across the country who had hoped and prayed that President Trump would continue the protection offered Dreamers by Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA is a common sense path to stability for families, communities, and local economies and a…

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September 6

Reflection One puzzle of the world is that religions often don’t resemble their founders. Founders are typically bold and charismatic visionaries who inspire with their moral imagination, unfortunately, their teachings sometimes evolve into ingrown, risk-averse bureaucracies obsessed with money and power. That tension is especially pronounced with Christianity, because Jesus was a radical who challenged the establishment, while Christianity has…

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