“We have to make
our occupations holy.
We do this by seeking
God in them.”

St. Vincent de Paul

 

 

Office of Peace, Justice and Care for Creation

OPJCC provides education, advocacy and action opportunities for our Sisters and Associates as well as the local, state, national and international community of our sisters and brothers. All peace and justice issues are important to us and the following are several examples: abolishment of the death penalty, anti-racism, Earth, human trafficking, migration, peace and nonviolence, poverty and women.

The office collaborates with several organizations including: Archdiocese of Cincinnati, Catholic Charities of Southwestern Ohio, Intercommunity Justice and Peace Center, Leadership Conference of Women Religious, Metropolitan Area Religious Coalition of Cincinnati, Mount St Joseph University, Nuns on the Bus Ohio, Sisters of Charity Federation and Vincentian Family of North America.

OPJCC Mission Statement

The mission of the Office of Peace, Justice and Care for Creation is to move the work of justice through education, advocacy and action rooted in our Sisters of Charity charism which calls us to be agents of change.

Ministries

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Jun
28
Tue
Memorial Mass for S. Catherine Kirby
Jun 28 @ 8:00 am – 3:48 pm

You will be able to view the Mass at 10 a.m. by CLICKING HERE or watch the archived mass on the Sisters password-protected section of the website.

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Timeless Treasures

The Sisters of Charity joined the faculty, staff, and 170 students of San Felipe de Neri School in Old Town, Albuquerque, in celebrating the 140th anniversary of the school’s founding. A “timeless treasure” of the founding days in our Archives, is a sepia photograph of S. Pauline Leo with her class of young boys. Read More.