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A Common Language The meaning of words and the messages they convey are laden with the influences and impact of culture, conditioning, our place in time, and so many other factors. What we hear can be quite different from what was intended. We need to create, as best we can, a common language from which …

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If we want to build a unifying movement, we have to make sure space for the other is first created. Sherri Mitchell, Esq. Penobscot sacred activist “Indigenous Wisdom” The Blessing of Diversity A reflection by Teresa Foley and Denise Granger The beginning of a journey toward addressing racism must begin in prayer and reflection and …

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Cosmology and Differences Excerpts from an article by Sr. Lorraine Villemarie, SSJ Simply stated, the three cosmological principles are: Identity – tells what a subject is interiorly. Identity automatically interacts with the environment and has the capacity to change when in communion with another entity. Communion – occurs when two identities communicate with each other. …

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