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Identity, male grief and story

My purpose with this piece is to pull together a few of my recent readings and reflections that have crystalized into something that I find important to express; at least for myself. 2,993 more words

Social Concerns

June Newsletter

Click here to read the June edition of the Emmaus Visitor.

In this month’s issue: ELCA Monthly Partners Calendar ∆ Congregations Discuss Consolidation ∆ New Carpeting; Office Shuffling ∆ ‘God’s Work, Our Hands’ Sunday Planning ∆ Synod Assembly at Carthage ∆ Neighborhood Camp Preparations ∆ EASY Wraps Up the Year ∆ Thanks, Mentors ∆ Community Meal ∆ Fiesta Mexicana Thanks ∆ AIDS Ride; MS Tee-Off ∆ Racine County Resources Training Event ∆ ‘The Natural Step’ ∆ Paseo a Lutherdale ∆ ‘Called to Serve’

Worship

Pro-life and social concerns ministries work together

By Ruby Thomas, Record Staff Writer

Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz spoke to more than 100 people representing pro-life and social concerns committees May 14  during the Respect Life Archdiocesan-Wide meeting at St. 562 more words

Archdiocesan News

#BlackLivesMatter Is Not a Racist Manifesto

#BlackLivesMatter has become part of a symbolic movement with a powerful message. First tweeted on April 11, 2012, following the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, #BlackLivesMatter began trending heavily during protests after the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. 207 more words

Consciousness

Political Principles and their Practice in Sri Lanka 7 – Other Functions of Government

We have looked thus far at areas where government has a major role to play. In other areas it must recognize that people should by and large be left to function on their own. 1,229 more words

Political Principles

Nandita Das says, Social Concerns - Old words, new meanings. (Blog Repost)

I am fascinated by the ever-shifting relationship between words and what they mean. But it is worrying when their connotations vastly differ from their actual meanings. 620 more words

Feminism