Daily Archives: March 7, 2019

Sister Pat Mahoney Leads Effort  To End Bank Prison Financing

A campaign by faith-based investors and investment networks, spearheaded by the Sisters of St. Joseph led the nation’s largest consumer bank to announce it intended to stop investing in private prison firms. Starting with an October 2017 letter, the effort resulted in JPMorgan Chase announcing March 5 that it would cease financing two of the leading private prison corporations, Geo…

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March 7

Reflection Lent is a time for looking beneath the surface. It reminds us to search out where our real commitment lies, to continue pushing up against the horizons of our awareness. Lent calls us to put our preconceived notions of the truth and our prepackaged ideas of the good aside. It asks us to be disciplined enough to let go…

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