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Every two years, Giving Voice hosts a National Gathering, where Catholic Sisters from across diverse communities gather for a weekend of peer-led communion! Check out our recap video from the 2019 National Gathering!
LCWR Recap
At the beginning of the month, Giving Voice Sisters attended Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR), participating in the opening ceremony, exhibiting with other organizations, and partaking in small-group discussions with leadership from LCWR communities.
Building a new (far messier) vision of religious life, incorporating many voices.
As a member of Giving Voice invited to be present at LCWR, I thought my role would be to make my voice heard. Giving Voice was among several groups who were requested to be present at the table as LCWR strives to discern how it is called to move into the future and who will move with them. Implicit in the invitation was our job to speak for younger sisters in religious communities--those whose voices are often not heard by leadership because they can be drowned out by the far more numerous... more