Ministering Where There Is a Need: Friendship Office of the Americas

Empowering women seeking human rights. In 2014, Pope Francis wrote that migrants provide “an occasion that Providence gives us to help build a more just society.” That message reverberates at a ministry supported by Sister Carol Ries seeking to counteract forces that...

Sisters Pray for Healing After Mass Shooting in Buffalo

May 19, 2022 As Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, we pray for healing in the wake of lives lost or shattered by the ghastly mass shooting in Buffalo, NY on May 14. We grieve for each victim, and for the United States, a nation torn by racial fears and...