Simone Campbell, SSS at 2019 September BACAR Presentation

Sister Simone Campbell, SSS, Executive Director of NETWORK was the presenter at BACAR’s 21st Gathering at Notre Dame High School, in Belmont, CA on September 21, 2019. Simone shared her insights on the intersection of faith, contemplation, and doing justice. Simone reminded the assembled that Prayer is not a private practice, but rather one thatContinue reading “Simone Campbell, SSS at 2019 September BACAR Presentation”

Associate and Religious Celebrations

Sister Pat Bombard, BVM gave a presentation in Nairobi, Kenya to Sisters who feted her at the end of the Workshop. Sister Pat teaches at DePaul University, Chicago and does outreach in Kenya and China. Click on Arrows to the top left to make video full screen. Sr. Patricia M. Bombard, BVM, D.Min. Director ofContinue reading “Associate and Religious Celebrations”

How Our Charisms Are Carried Forward

BACAR has a theme of action for the year 2018-2019 particularly with homelessness, immigration and trafficking. After the last DG which focused on Joan Chittester’s article “Let the Call Be Heard”  At the last meeting the time spent in reflection and discussion was rich and reminded of us our deep commitment to the individualContinue reading “How Our Charisms Are Carried Forward”

Pictures of Associate Activities

Some members of BACAR Board and friends at the NACAR Retreat in Racine Wisconsin. To the left Franciscan Associate friends in Dubuque, Iowa after NACAR Conference (in the Franciscan Motherhouse Chapel) – Deb Albert, Kathi Goodman, Virginia Busch, Kathy Herrington, Franciscan, and Kathy Noether     ************************************************************* Pledge of Nonviolence;    Many Religious Congregations andContinue reading “Pictures of Associate Activities”