Thursday, January 10, 2008
JEANNINE GRAMICK Speaking at SFX in NYC
JEANNINE GRAMICK: A CLOSER WALK WITH JESUS
Prophetic Voices from the Pew Talk about Their Faith™
Seating is limited, so you must RSVP for this event!
Jeannine Gramick, a Sister of Loretto, has worked for justice for sexual minorities since 1971. In 1977, she cofounded New Ways Ministry, a Catholic social justice center advocating for lesbian/gay people in the church, and helped to begin three other organizations for GLBT Catholics. Sister Jeannine was an associate professor of mathematics at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland. She has been interested in promoting the recognition of women’s ministries for forty years and is currently an executive codirector of the National Coalition of American Nuns. Sister Gramick is the subject of a documentary film, In Good Conscience: Sister Jeannine Gramick’s Journey of Faith. Come and dialogue with her about how our church will become more fully alive in the Spirit if we all live “in good conscience.”
Wednesday, January 23, 2008, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, in the Church of St. Francis Xavier. Space is limited, so please RSVP to ACloserWalkJesus@aol.com or (917) 297-6804. The speaker series is free and open to the public, though freewill donations will be accepted.