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DignityUSA 2017 Convention, Boston, July 6-9

Early Registration for DignityUSA’s 2017 conference, which will be held in Boston, MA July 6-9, is open through April 1, 2017! After that, most rates go up! Join plenary speakers: Rev. Pamela Lightsey Louis Mitchell Jamie Manson Walter Robinson Workshop

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2017 Holy Week Schedule

Join Dignity/Washington and Dignity/Northern VA as we celebrate the Easter Triduum 2017. If you need more detailed directions to Immanuel Church on the Hill in Alexandria, VA, visit www.dignitynova.org Date Liturgy Time Location More Information Mar 26 Absolution & Reconciliation

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Elections for Board of Directors

Dignity/Washington’s Election Committee is making its “first call” for nominations for the office of Chapter President and five open seats on the Board of Directors. Nomination must be in by March 31, 2017. The only “official” requirement is that you

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Coming Out: Our Own Exodus, Tues Nights During Lent

Join us at the Dignity Center, 721 8 St. SE, Washington, DC for our 2017 Lenten program. This year’s program is “Coming Out: Our Own Exodus”. We will start the evening with a soup supper at 6:30. Here are the

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Lent 2017 Daily Reflection

Forty-seven different members of our community shared their thoughts on Scripture, their stories, and their faith in order to make this booklet a reality.  It stands as witness against those who see people as somehow less due to their non-typical

St. Joseph’s Day Dinner — March 18

Dignity/Washington will celebrate the Feast of Saint Joseph with its annual St. Joseph’s Day Dinner on Saturday, March 18, at All Souls Memorial Episcopal Church. Doors open at 7 pm and the ceremony begins at 7:30 pm. As a community

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The Sacrament of Resistance — March 19th

Army Chaplain 1st Lieutenant, and UU Minister the Rev. Chris Antal on The Sacrament of Resistance Resistance is what love looks like in the face of U.S. policies of global military supremacy, “preemptive war” and “defensive strikes” by lethal drones.

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Louisiana Flood Relief: Caring for the Suffering Stranger

As everyone is aware, Louisiana, and particularly the area around Baton Rouge, has been stricken with millennial-level floods after they have just barely recovered from the destruction of Hurricane Katrina. Christ called us to care for the stranger and D/W

Dignity Young Adult Caucus Retreat

In the final weekend of July, three current young adult members of Dignity/Washington (Michaela, Keith, and Martín) joined a group of about twenty other LGBTQ young adults from around the country for a retreat in Chicago with the theme “Telling

Listen to D/W President Vin Testa on LGBT Radio

Dignity/Washington President Vin Testa appeared on 89.3 WPFW’s Inside Out radio show, where he discussed his experience as an LGBT Catholic, as well as Dignity’s role in the D.C. metro area. The link to the archived shows is below. Once

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