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A New Advent Symbol

By Sister Donna Butler | December 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

I love this new symbol of Advent!

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Crossing the Borders of our Hearts

By Sister Donna Butler | November 29, 2018 | 3 Comments

While we may not be able physically to minister to the many families at the U.S border, we are not powerless

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Art, an enduring legacy at the Woods

By Sister Donna Butler | September 8, 2018 | 2 Comments

On this particular day it was a painting done at Saint Mary of-the-Woods in 1898 by his grandmother, Mary Ray McCoy that brought Robert Kirkpatrick Jr., his brother, Jay and sister-in-law, Carole to visit for the first time.

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A front porch reflection

By Sister Donna Butler | August 8, 2018 | 2 Comments

She had a very small house, but an extravagant heart

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Alaska holiday honors Elizabeth Peratrovich

By Sister Donna Butler | February 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

They experienced discrimination against native indigenous people whose ancestors had lived there for thousands of years

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Intersectionality – what is it?

By Sister Donna Butler | January 19, 2018 | 1 Comment

Today, even as random violence seems to become the norm in our country, there are some for whom violence and discrimination are nothing new. Whole classes of people face discrimination on a daily basis because of how their realities overlap: discrimination in housing, the workplace, our churches, our criminal justice system, health care, our immigration system.

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A new perspective on assisted living

By Sister Donna Butler | January 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

“That the question of being in assisted living took me to a more profound level. Suddenly I realized that every one of us is in assisted living,” writes Sister Donna Butler

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The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy: A Call to Action

By Sister Donna Butler | January 15, 2018 | 3 Comments

These words are certainly true today as we address the issues of climate change and environmental racism

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Vincennes Latino Festival: A celebration of gratitude and respect

By Sister Donna Butler | September 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

This inaugural first-time event exceeded all expectations with more than 1,200 people attending the festival

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Join the Return to Human Rights Tour March 16-29

By Sister Donna Butler | February 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Join The Coalition of Immokalee Workers

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Justice advocates and Providence Associates

By Sister Donna Butler | January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Providence Associates Jeanne Rewa and Ben Kite’s work for justice has been multifaceted. Racial justice, civil rights, gender equality, LGBT rights, School of Americas, criminal justice reform, animal rights, and environment, including climate change, are only some of the issues addressed. In working for social justice, their strategies model just and nonviolent relationships with persons of very different perspectives.

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Responding to a rise in hate crimes

By Sister Donna Butler | December 12, 2016 | 2 Comments

I encourage you to express your support

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Sister Donna Butler is a member of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.

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