Category: Faith & Justice Workers

F&JWorkers

Faith & Justice Workers News

March 27, 2024

Hello everyone!

So much has happened this past month. Two of the most notable things were our spring break mission trips and the laker catholic spring retreat. The mission trip was so beautiful for myself as well as all the students who came with us,

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Faith Justice - Emma

Faith & Justice Workers – Update from Emma

February 29, 2024

This month, we have had 8 students start new Bible Studies in our LakerCatholic community. This is an amazing gift as us missionaries have multiple Bible Studies that are just about overflowing!

Another exciting thing is that we had over 500 people join for the evening Ash Wednesday Mass and got about 35 new student contacts who want to join Bible Studies!

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Faith & Justice - EMMA

Faith & Justice Workers

January 31, 2024

Update from Emma Hoffman…

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Yvonne Martin - CAJE

Faith & Justice Workers

January 20, 2024

Yvonne Martin started as a volunteer with CAJE who has made a very big impact in our community regarding the needs of dually diagnosed children with mental health and autism. She didn’t stop there.  She has became a CAJE Organizer in August of 2021 and swiftly had to pick skills and responsibilities until she assumed the position of Lead Organizer this past summer.

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2023 CAJE Research Kickoff

December 7, 2023

Members of CAJE, All Saints Parish & the community came together December 4th to begin the process to research issues, resources and possible solutions for our community.

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Faith & Justice Workers

October 31, 2023

Update from Emma…

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Justice Ministry team met with Tom Ulrich

Faith & Justice Workers

October 31, 2023

Our Justice Ministry team met with Tom Ulrich at the Ignatian Family “Teach in for Justice” hosted in Washington, D.C.

Tom(pictured in blue shirt & glasses below), a veteran of social justice ministry, has over 40 years of professional experience in assisting faith communities and national organizations develop their social justice ministry efforts.

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1878 Sophies Presentation

Mt. Vernon Commemorative Event

October 12, 2023

Sophie Kloppenburg shares the news of the 1878 Memorial Initiative.

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End of Semester Update

May 10, 2023

Update from Faith Warrior – Emma

Hello Everyone!

We’ve officially wrapped up the semester which is wild! Its gone by so fast but it truly was such a good semester! We had a senior night where senior students asked questions to Laker Catholic alumni about living their Faith post-college.

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sophie kloppenberg

Justice Leader in our Community

February 23, 2023

Meet Sophie

Father Jim Sauer and Rich Couture worked together after the dedication in October 2022 memorializing a lynching of 7 African American men in 1878 on the courthouse lawn in Mt. Vernon to recognize the young woman who got it started. 

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Faith Warriors- Emma Hoffman

Faith Warriors – Emma Hoffman

February 23, 2023

80% of the people who leave the Catholic faith do so by the age of 23. This is a statistic that Emma Hoffman, a 22 year-old parishioner of Resurrection and graduate of Mater Dei and Indiana University has witnessed first-hand.

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Jerome Echele

All Saints Parish Justice Network Leader

February 23, 2023

Jerome Echele

Jerome was honored at the CAJE Celebration in June 2022 for immersing himself in CAJE activities from facilitating house meetings, attending research activities and training opportunities locally and nationally.

He guided his Network of CAJE Network members to participate in public meeting with City and County Council members and to show up for the Rally,

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