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Pope Meets West/Southwest IAF Leaders Building 'Culture of Solidarity'

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September 15, 2023

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When Pope Francis told a group of U.S. community organizers that their work was "atomic," Jorge Montiel said, "I thought,...

'Recognizing the Stranger' Expands Into Brazoria Co., TX

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July 04, 2023

During 4th of July weekend, over 30 parish leaders from five Catholic congregations gathered for Recognizing the Stranger training at St. John...

Archbishop Paul Coakley Reflects on 'Recognizing the Stranger' with VOICE-OKC

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June 20, 2023

100 parish ministers from 6 parishes gathered from across Oklahoma City for a Recognizing the Stranger training led by VOICE-OKC.  Together, leaders...

One LA Connects 'Recognizing the Stranger' to USCCB Eucharistic Revival

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June 15, 2023

In June, 113 parish leaders from 12 South LA, San Gabriel Valley, Mid-City, and Downtown Los Angeles congregations gathered for 'Recognizing...

COPS/Metro, San Antonio Bishops Build on Momentum from RTS Convocation

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April 14, 2023

On Saturday April 15th, over 200 people from 41 institutions and 6 deaneries participated in 'Recognizing the Stranger' parish leadership training...

TMO, Galveston-Houston Bishops Prepare 80 Parish Leaders for Public Life

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March 31, 2023

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About 80 people representing multiple local Catholic churches and other denominations met at All Saints Catholic Church in the...

Recognizing the Stranger Reaches Fresno, California with Bishop Joseph V. Brennan

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January 29, 2023

Recognizing the Stranger training and formation expanded into the Diocese of Fresno where over 95 ministry leaders from 20 parishes...