IN MEMORIAM: Sr. Mary Evelyn Jegen – wisdom, humility and an indomitable spirit

by Nancy Small Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Sr. Mary Evelyn Jegen was a shining beacon who illumined the world of peacemaking with wisdom, humility and an indomitable spirit. Her writings opened the eyes and hearts of peacemakers around the world and advanced an understanding of peacemaking as a gospel imperative of the Catholic … Continue reading IN MEMORIAM: Sr. Mary Evelyn Jegen – wisdom, humility and an indomitable spirit

EXCERPT: From Jim Forest, Sr. Mary Evelyn Jegen in her own words, on benevolent glancing

This is an extract from an interview with Mary Evelyn Jegen that I made sometime in the mid-80s and published (not sure the date) in “Reconciliation International,” the journal of the International Fellowship of Reconciliation . – Jim Forest Benevolent Glancing A news item about Pope John Paul’s visit to Southeast Asia a few years … Continue reading EXCERPT: From Jim Forest, Sr. Mary Evelyn Jegen in her own words, on benevolent glancing