Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Save the Date!

Pax Christi Twin Cities and Call To Action Minnesota
invite you to . . .

Hope is Alive: Discipleship of Compassion

A Winter Gathering with Sister Simone Campbell

WHEN: Saturday, March 2, 2013
Registration: 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Program: 9:00 a.m – 3 p.m.

WHERE: Plymouth Congregational Church
1900 Nicollet Ave. S., Minneapolis, MN 55403

COST: $35.00 (lunch included). After February 23, $40.
(For information about scholarships, visit PaxChristMN.org)

Sister Simone Campbell is Executive Director of NETWORK, a Catholic Social Justice Lobby in Washington D. C. and founder of “Nuns on the Bus.” She is a religious leader, attorney and poet with extensive experience in public policy and advocacy for systemic change. In Washington, she lobbies on issues of peace building and economic justice. Around the country, she is a noted speaker and educator on these public policy issues. Most recently she has been recognized for her work on healthcare reform especially as it affects the working poor of our nation.

Sister Simone will discuss how to remain hopeful in these times of economic, environmental, societal, and political uncertainties. "We are called to be disciples of compassion," she says, "to create a world of love and nonviolence."

For more information including scholarships,
call Marilyn Schmit at 952-935-1305 or joeschmit@q.com

Related Off-site Link:
Sister Activist – Rebecca Burns (In These Times, October 1, 2012).

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