Called to Hope: Catholic Social Teaching & The Environment
June 24 @ 4:00 pm - June 26 @ 12:30 pm$200.00 – $250.00
Retreat participants attending this program will have a one-of-a-kind interactive experience led by Sister Caroljean Willie. Through a combination of engaging presentations with up-to-date information, music, art, poetry, and contemplative silence, attendees will be guided through an overview of what the Catholic Church teaches about caring for all of creation and experience an invitation into the Earth’s call for transformation and healing. Participants can choose between the overnight retreat or a commuter retreat.
Caroljean Willie is a Sister of Charity of Cincinnati. She holds a B.A. in Sociology, an M.A. in Reading, and a Ph.D. in Multicultural Education. She has extensive experience working cross-culturally throughout the United States, the Caribbean and Latin America as a teacher, principal, teacher-trainer, cultural diversity consultant, and retreat director. Sr. Caroljean has also completed two terms as an NGO representative for the Sisters of Charity Federation at the United Nations where she worked in social development, education, environmental sustainability, human trafficking, interfaith dialogue and poverty eradication. She is currently serving as the Program Director for EarthConnection, an environmental center in Cincinnati, Ohio, and as a board member of Ohio Interfaith Power and Light.
Podcast from Passionist Earth and Spirit Center and S. CarolJean Willie May 15, 2022
Scholarships are available for retreat participants. Please reach out to nazarethretreatcenter@scnky.