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“Saints Alive!” – 5.12.2014

  Monday evening, May 12th, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m., Church of the Assumption, 20 East Avenue, Fairport 14450. This was originally scheduled for January 7th as an Epiphany celebration; now, in May, you will encounter 6 most remarkable women who followed Jesus wherever he led: early Church leaders Prisca and Phoebe, Perputua (early 3rd century martyr), St. …

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“Prayer for Peace” – 6.3.2014

Tuesday evening, June 3rd, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m., At the Sisters of St. Joseph Motherhouse, 150 French Road, Rochester 14618 (Women of the Well’s contribution to the monthly prayer for peace).

“Christ on the Margins” and “Re-Membering” – 10.8.14 – 10.9.14

  Wednesday afternoon, October 8th and Thursday afternoon, October 9th As part of the 2014 Helen Barrett Montgomery Conference Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School, 1100 South Goodman Street, Rochester 14620. Edwina Gately will be the featured speaker at the Conference.  More details to follow.

“Eastertime Lessons and Carols” – 4/29/2014

    Feast of St. Catherine of Siena at St. Boniface Church, beginning at 7:00 p.m. This program highlights the women leaders of the early Church; refreshments will be served after the program in the gathering space.  While this program is at St. Boniface, it is sponsored, as well, by St. Mary’s Church, downtown, and Blessed Sacrament Church.

Retreat day for “Women Who Walk with Wisdom,” 10/19/2013

Saturday, October 19th, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. First Congregational Church in Canandaigua, 58 N. Main Street. Cost is $25, includes lunch and is open to the public. Click on the link below for more information: http://www.womenwhowalkinwisdom.com/    

“Etty Hillesum and Corrie Ten Boom, Women Peace-Makers,” 11/19/2013

Tuesday evening, November 19th, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Sisters of Mercy Motherhouse, 1437 Blossom Road, Rochester, NY This event is sponsored by the Mercy Prayer Center. Both of these young Dutch women were profoundly affected by the Nazi occupation.  Etty (short for Esther) died in Auschwitz in November, 1943, but not before writing and working …

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“The Good Sisters” – 1/17/2013

“The Good Sisters,” first presented at St. Monica’s Church on August 19th, will be offered at St. John the Evangelist Church (at Peace of Christ parish), Humboldt Street, on Thursday evening, January 17th, 7:00-8:00 p.m.  This program was written by Marilyn Catherine and represents the results of her interviews with 26 local women religious.  How …

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“Mama’s Mansion” – 2/28/2013

Thursday,  February 28, 2013 Time: 7:00 pm For the Westside Presbyterian Women Place:  Gates Presbyterian Church, 1049 Wegman Rd, Rochester, NY 14624 (across Buffalo Rd from Tinsletown)

“Certain Women” – 3/1/2013

Friday, March 1, 2013 7:00 p.m. Church of the Assumption Fairport, NY

Retreat: “The Story, God’s Story, Our Story” – 3/15/13 – 3/17/13

A Retreat for First Presbyterian Church of Pittsford Friday, March 15 @ 8:00 pm,  through Sunday 10:00 a.m. morning services on March 17th