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Sister Simone Campbell advocates bridge-building in election year

Sister Simone Campbell advocates bridge-building in election year

| March 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Drawing on Pope Francis’ analogy of “bridge building” used in his September address to Congress, Sister Simone said that bridges must first be deeply rooted in the bedrock of one’s convictions, but that rootedness shouldn’t be mistaken for the “bridge” itself.

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People of faith unite at Capitol to advocate for poor

People of faith unite at Capitol to advocate for poor

| March 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Today I’m looking at the face of God, for you are here to do God’s work. You are here to proclaim justice and the common good in the public square,” Rev. Alika Galloway, co-pastor of Kwanzaa Community Church in Minneapolis, told 750 people attending the Joint Religious Legislative Coalition’s “Day on the Hill” March 20.

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