Springfield IL

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On Being a Catholic Woman Priest with Mary Keldermans

In 2014, Mary was ordained a Roman Catholic Womenpriest. She founded the Holy Family Inclusive Catholic Community in Springfield, IL for folks who love their Catholic faith, but not the man-made institution. All are welcome, and Mary guides them in new ways to pray to God that are nourishing and life-giving.

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Sacred Stories and Holy Listening with Dan Frachey

To many people, the experience of being listened to is so close to the experience of being loved that most people can’t tell the difference. This quote sums up Dan’s mission to use listening as a tool for honoring legacy, sharing love, and leading transformational change for individuals, the community, and the church itself.