Category Archives: Performances

“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

“Who Will Announce the Birth of a Poor Child?” 11/29/2012

This is an intergenerational Advent program, offered for the Gates Roman Catholic Community St. Theodore’s Church 168 Spencerport Road The date is Thursday, November 29th, and it will be offered twice: 4:30-5:30, and 6:30-7:30 p.m.  There will be a soup supper in between presentations.  All are welcome.

“The Red Cord” – Women’s Retreat: 10/20/12 – 10/21/12

A retreat that features women from ancient days, through New Testament times, to the present, who have done the women’s work of handing on the Good News.  This will be held at the Jesus House Prayer and Renewal Center, 2501 Old Milltown  Road, Wilmington, Delaware Saturday and Sunday, October 20-21.

“A Celebration of Our Sisters” : 8/19/2012

Sponsored by the Adult Faith Committee of St. Monica Church It will be held on Sunday afternoon, August 19th, 2:00- 4:00 p.m. St. Monica Church, 831 Genesee Street, Rochester 14619. The Women of the Well will be doing the storytelling portion of the event, which will be the first hour; this will be followed by …

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Under God’s Wings: 05/06/2012

“Under God’s Wings: Celebrating Many Kinds of Mothering” Park Church Elmira, NY Time: 3:00 pm

2012 Lenten Series: Week Four – 03/22/2012

“A 2012 Lenten Series for the Roman Catholic Churches of Brighton” Diocese of Rochester, New York  “Certain Women“, a Story of Jean Donovan and Sisters Maura Clarke, Ita Ford and Dorothy Kazel, on March 22, 2012, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m., at Our Lady Queen of Peace, 601 Edgewood Avenue.

Celtic Spirituality: 03/19/2012

“A Celebration of Celtic Spirituality” with the Tullamore Celtic Band St. Louis Church Pittsford, NY Time: 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm