Nancy Sylvester

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Nancy Sylvester is founder and director of the Institute for Communal Contemplation and Dialogue. She served in leadership of her own religious community, the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Monroe, Michigan, as well as in the presidency of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious. Prior to that, she was national coordinator of Network, the national Catholic social justice lobby. You may be interested in the current Institute for Communal Contemplation and Dialogue program, "Enter the Chaos: Engage the Differences to Make a Difference." For information, go to www.iccdinstitute.org.

Articles by Nancy Sylvester

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You have to be carefully taught Aug 29, 2017 Story : Column
Would you stop staring . . . Contemplative practice Jun 30, 2014 Story : Column
When words don't work May 28, 2014 Story : Column
We need to tell a new story Jul 6, 2016 Story : Column
Valentines and ashes, divine dance Feb 13, 2018 Story : Column
Upgrading our operating system Mar 5, 2019 Story : Column
Two reflections on the LCWR book Aug 6, 2018 Story : Column
Trafficking weaves a web around our lives Jun 27, 2019 Story : Column
The world’s greatest wireless connection Jan 14, 2015 Story : Column
The Welcoming Prayer: a powerful, transformative practice Mar 29, 2017 Story : Column
The tenacity of hope: Shining examples of Detroit's students Apr 25, 2016 Story : Column
The clerical church in search of its soul Aug 27, 2018 Story : Column
Taking a long loving look at authentic religious life Sep 3, 2015 Story : Column
Take time to sense spring Apr 26, 2018 Story : Column
Seeds of change can still take root Jul 29, 2019 Story : Column
Proclaiming the Good News Mar 30, 2016 Story : Column
Out of the ashes rises imagination Apr 29, 2019 Story : Column
No room for compassion fatigue Sep 26, 2017 Story : Column
New year, new reorientation Jan 24, 2018 Story : Column
Lightning rods and rainbows Feb 23, 2017 Story : Column
Lent is a time of listening Apr 15, 2019 Story : Column
Learning to trust again Sep 30, 2014 Story : Column
Laudato Si’ . . . a Call to Contemplation Jul 2, 2015 Story : Column
Incarnation's joys: cookies and milk Dec 21, 2017 Story : Column
If you can't sit, consider swimming Jul 24, 2017 Story : Column

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