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Easter Gift: Video, “Rise Up, O People, Proclaim Christ-Sophia Has Risen”

This video comes as a gift for your Easter celebrations. In the midst of deep suffering around the world, this video invites hope of healing, resurrection, and new life. Rev. Larry E. Schultz conducts the Chancel Choir of Pullen Memorial Baptist Church, Raleigh, North Carolina, in singing “Rise Up, O People, Proclaim Christ-Sophia Has Risen” […]

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Just Published: Intercultural Ministry: Hope for a Changing World

Two years ago in connection with the UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York City, Ann Smith, Grace Ji-Sun Kim, and I gave a presentation at The Cathedral of St. John the Divine on She Lives! Sophia Wisdom Works in the World, my book in which they are featured. After our presentation […]

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Bridging Humanity with Compassion: UN Commission on the Status of Women

The most empowering experiences I had at the UN Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) came in a series of events called “Bridging Humanity with Compassion.” We formed circles to share our stories and our dreams of a transformed world. These circles provided sacred space for every voice to be heard and for making […]

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Women’s Economic Empowerment: UN Commission on the Status of Women

The theme of this year’s UN Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW) was Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Changing World of Work. This theme stirred my thinking because I don’t typically link “economic” and “empowerment.” When I see the word “empowerment,” I usually think of equal rights and education instead of economics. I must […]

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International Women’s Day 2017

March 8 people around the world celebrated International Women’s Day. This year’s theme, “Be Bold for Change,” emphasized changes needed for women’s equality in the workplace. The International Women’s Day color has traditionally been purple, but this year it was red. I celebrated International Women’s Day at the Texas state Capitol in Austin, where a […]

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