Living Life to the Fullest
We will explore life-meaning and practices that joyfully nourish and sustain us in work for Earth, justice and peace. Our time together will include conversation, song and gracious ritual.
Sister Helen Prejean, a native of Louisiana, is known internationally for her tireless work against the death penalty. She was instrumental in sparking national dialogue on the issue and in shaping public opinion for its abolition. Sister Helen is a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Medaille. She is the author of Dead Man Walking: An Eyewitness Account of the Death Penalty in the United States and The Death of Innocents: An Eyewitness Account of Wrongful Executions.
Marya Grathwohl. A Franciscan Sister since 1963, Marya lived for over thirty years in African American, Crow and Northern Cheyenne communities. She earned an MA in Philosophy, Cosmology and Consciousness at the California Institute of Integral Studies. As founder and director of Earth Hope, she worked as consultant for a women's center in Northern Cheyenne country, assisting with the development of wind and solar energy, ground-source heating and cooling, water catchment, a greenhouse, raised bed gardens and native prairie restoration. Earth Hope sponsors two Transition Initiatives as well as cosmology classes in jails in CA and NY.
Friday, March 21, 2014
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