2395 University Avenue, Suite 202, St. Paul, MN - 55114, 651-646-2854

Organization: Justice Conference of Women Religious (JCWR)
Location: Marriott St. Louis Airport

Date: March 25-27, 2019

The convocation will open March 25 at 7:00 p.m. and close at noon on March 27.

The theme, "Racism: Through the Prism of Social Justice" invites participants to examine the roots of systemic racism and explore the difficult work of purging ourselves, our communities, and our country of the sin of racism and its destructive effects.

Sisters of Notre Dame deNamur Patricia Chappell and Anne-Louis Nadeau will keynote the convocation. Both are experienced presenters and workshop leaders specializing in anti-racism work. Sister Patricia serves as executive director, and Sister Anne-Louis as program director, of Pax Christi USA located in Washington, DC.

Registration is open to all those who serve as promoters of justice, peace, and integrity of creation for women's congregations in the United States.

The convocation registration fee will be $225. The JCWR convocation rate for rooms at the Marriott St. Louis Airport is set at $130 per night.

Registration for the conference and for hotel accommodations will open October 1.

If you have questions or concerns, please e-mail jcwrteam@gmail.com.