Anti-Racism Information, Pandemic Support, Prayer Resources

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Meeting the Moment Now

WATCH or LISTEN

Pope Francis and the US Bishops Respond to the Killing of George Floyd

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6&v=JiXydrXXGLI&feature=emb_title

Georgetown Dialogue on Racism on Our Streets and In Our Structures

https://mailchi.mp/georgetown/video-media-available-from-georgetown-dialogue-with-archbishop-gregory-on-racism-in-our-streets-and-structures?e=495ec1496f

Brene’ Brown podcast with Ibram X. Kendi, How to Be an Anti-Racist

https://brenebrown.com/podcast/brene-with-ibram-x-kendi-on-how-to-be-an-antiracist/

WATCH

29 Movies, Shows, and Documentaries to Watch to Educate Yourself on Racial Injustice

READ

Pastoral Letter on Racism – Open Wide Our Hearts

https://www.scd.org/sites/default/files/2020-06/open-wide-our-hearts.pdf

Study Guide for Open Wide Our Hearts

https://www.scd.org/sites/default/files/2020-06/study-guide-open-hearts-2019-09.pdf

BOOKS

Bryan Stevenson’s book Just Mercy

https://www.npr.org/2014/10/20/356964925/one-lawyers-fight-for-young-blacks-and-just-mercy

Jim Wallis’ book America’s Original Sin

https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/26568651-america-s-original-sin?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=L19dhDg9N6&rank=1

Miles McPherson, Pastor of the Rock Church, San Diego, The Third Option

https://www.goodreads.com/author/list/132399.Miles_McPherson

Debby Irving’s book Waking Up White  

https://debbyirving.com/the-book/

Books To Help Explain Racism and Protest to Children; The conversation about race needs to start early and keep happening. Read in The New York Times:

https://apple.news/ADfcBJATpR5eNBDACmaaXsQ

Books noted in Commonweal Magazine

You are in our thoughts and prayers every single day. The pandemic that has presented itself in these times requires much of us to meet so many challenges and concerns in the moment.  Our IVC Service Member Corps, Spiritual Animator Anne Wente, RSCJ and IVC Regional Directors located in cities across the nation have compiled a list of prayer resources.  You might just see something that is calling you and too, let us know if you have recommendations. mhoward@ivc.usa

San Diego Daily Masses… https://www.sdcatholic.org/find-a-parish/daily-masses/

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