Tag: Dignity

Students understand mission through acts of compassion

Students understand mission through acts of compassion

| Deacon Mickey Friesen | May 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Each year the Center for Mission sponsors a writing contest for students across the archdiocese. This year students considered how they can follow the example of Jesus’ mission today.

We received more than 600 entries of pictures, poems, prayers and essays highlighting how, like Jesus, they can reach out to those who feel like outsiders, the sad, sick, poor and vulnerable.

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World events reveal dangers of selfishness

World events reveal dangers of selfishness

| March 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

In countries across the Middle East, huge crowds of people — including large numbers of young adults — continue to gather in squares and streets demanding a voice in how their lives are governed and how they are treated.

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