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Sister Donna Butler

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Farmworkers, consumers declare national boycott of Wendy’s

The Fair Food Campaign is a highly respected, well monitored program

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International Women’s Day, March 8

How do I keep hope alive?

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Fair Food Campaign: The Super Bowl of Workers’ Rights

As a consumer, you have a powerful voice

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Saving the Seeds: A Matter of Justice

“What a treasure of God’s creation to hold sacred … to protect

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A Tree in Winter

In the wintertime of my soul barren branches stand stark clothed in heaviness of ice bestowed by winter night storm. But then comes morning lavishing warm, bright sun on my hard-stiff self revealing resplendent prisms glistening grace-fullness untold beauty hidden in the night. I bask long in this Light holding on so tenaciously, to this…

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Advent Poem

ADVENT journey down through the centuries of people seeking God to become flesh in their lives journey of people in high places journey of the lowly and the simple journey of Mary and Joseph journey of the wise ones journey of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin journey of people we have known and loved family members,…

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Celebrating Labor Day from a ‘different perspective’

Thoughts were different this year

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Water Poem

With great delight I will ripple and flow

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Reflecting on the amazing life of Sister Dorothy Stang, SNDdeN: Martyr of the Amazon

Sisters offer perspective after attending one-woman play

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What are you reading these days?

Check out Mary’s Pence 2015 ‘Summer Reading List’

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Promoting justice through ‘Corporate Responsibility’

We strive to invest our corporate money in a socially responsible manner in order to have a positive impact on the planet and on humanity.

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Understanding life on death row

“My heart ached for this man …”

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Sister Donna Butler has been a Sister of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for more than 60 years. Sister Donna has served in elementary education, parish ministry, diocesan social justice, as well as the Congregation’s liturgy office, archives department and social justice outreach. She also administered as the director of the Providence Volunteer Ministry. Sister Donna currently volunteers in outreach with Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College students.

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