This December 2nd, commemorate the witness of Ita, Maura, Jean and Dorothy

Find our PSA e-bulletin for commemorating the 40th anniversary at this link. Pax Christi USA is supporting the 40th anniversary commemorations of the martyrdom of the 4 U.S. churchwomen -- Dorothy Kazel, OSU, Maura Clarke, MM, Ita Ford, MM and Jean Donovan -- in El Salvador in December 1980. LCWR and the SHARE Foundation have … Continue reading This December 2nd, commemorate the witness of Ita, Maura, Jean and Dorothy

REFLECTION: Remembering Maura, Ita, Dorothy and Jean – a scattering of seeds and words of gratitude

by Scott Wright and Jean Stokan Today marks the 35th anniversary of the martyrdom of four U.S. church women who were assassinated in El Salvador on December 2, 1980. Maura Clarke, Ita Ford, Dorothy Kazel, and Jean Donovan: two Maryknoll sisters, one Ursuline nun, and a young lay person. Today, 35 years later, we live … Continue reading REFLECTION: Remembering Maura, Ita, Dorothy and Jean – a scattering of seeds and words of gratitude