The Office for World Mission, supported in part by the Missionary Association of Catholic Women, invites you to join us for our Second Annual
Women in Mission: Celebrating the Missionary Call of Women
Date: Sunday, March 18th
Time: 1:30 - 4:00 pm
St. Mary Catholic Faith Community
9520 W. Forest Home Avenue
Hales Corners, Wisconsin 53130
Please click here to register for the March 18th Event.
1:30 pm Gathering time / Refreshments
2:00 pm Welcome / Purpose
2:15 pm Presentations and Q&A
3:15 pm Award Recognition:
Frances Cunningham Bridge Builder Award: 2018 Recipient--Pam Lownik
Rosemary Huddleston Being Present Award: 2018 Recipient--Sister Johannes Klas, OSF
3:45 pm Closing Remarks & Dismissal
An evening prayer service begins at the parish at 4:00 pm. All are invited to attend.
TBA: We are currently finalizing our list of presenters.
In recognition of their years of service to the global mission of the Church, we will present two missionaries with awards that were named in honor of two women who likewise dedicated themselves to mission.
- The Frances Cunningham Bridge Builder Award is presented to a woman who sees each encounter as an opportunity to connect while sharing the Gospel of Christ.
2018 Recipient: Pam Lownik
- The Rosemary Huddleston Being Present Award is presented to a woman who is willing to identify with and accompany individuals building solidarity with and for causes that impact human dignity.
2018 Recipient: Sister Johannes Klas, OSF
The Salzmann Library has compiled a list of books regarding women in mission, both lay and religious. Click here to see the list of available books. Please click here for information on how to borrow the books from the Salzmann Library.
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For questions about the event, please contact World Mission Office Director Antoinette Mensah at firstname.lastname@example.org or 414-758-2282.
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