Tom Parlin, the director of Parish Social Ministry Office of Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota, is offering a day of reflection on the life and dignity of the human person entitled “Responding in Love in a Polarized World.” This event will be held at St. Mary’s Church on 1303 West Broadway from 8:30 to noon on Saturday, March 23. Some of the topics covered include consistent ethic of life, racism, immigration, abortion, peacemaking, faithful citizenship and how to live in a polarized world.
This event is offered free of charge. To sign up contact Tom Parlin at 507-452-2270, ext.246, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota serves the 20 southernmost counties of Minnesota spanning the territory from the Mississippi River to the South Dakota border. With a mission to serve the poor and vulnerable, the marginalized, the alienated, and the stranger, Catholic Charities’ staff and volunteers serve over 7,900 people a year without regard to religion, race, ethnicity, or gender. Offices are located in Winona, Rochester, Mankato, Worthington, Albert Lea, Austin and Owatonna.