Presence across time and space

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Though the events of these days we call “holy” happened in history, they continue to unfold and resonate today in our time and place. How will the Paschal Mystery of Jesus’ suffering, death, and resurrection transform our lives so that we become agents of healing presence for a world that is both beautiful and wounded?

Blog: Presence across time and space

How can being present to life’s sufferings and challenges be transforming?

March 29, 2021

In this #Nunday video, Sister Columbia Fernandez, OP, shares her thoughts on the power of presence and how sharing that gift is transforming for her and for those she reaches out to.

Nunday video-Sister Columbia Fernandez, OP

Giving of love, giving our presence

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To be acknowledged is one thing, but to be seen says that we are valued and loved. No matter what we do or give to practice Almsgiving, it is about the person and the relationship. Showing others that they are seen, heard, and loved has the potential to bring them back from the lifelessness of all that weighs them down.

Lent teaches us to give of love and our presence

What is almsgiving and how does this practice reflect God's love?

March 22, 2021

In this #Nunday video, Sister Mary Ellen Burns, ASCJ, shares her thoughts on almsgiving and how she's grown from giving coins from her pocket to giving God's love from her heart.

Finding God's love through Almsgiving

5th Week ~ ALMSGIVING

March 20, 2021

God calls us to be loving, giving human beings. We are called to be involved neighbors, caring churchgoers, and committed citizens, as well as supportive friends who are generous, interested, and truly giving to those who have less and need help.

Lent-Week 5- Almsgiving