Category: News Archive

Let Us Welcome the Newly Baptized

On the Sunday after Easter, April 12, Dignity/Washington was pleased to welcome into the community of the Catholic faith Luna Isabella, the infant daughter of proud parents Joana and Leti. Please accept our warm congratulations and assurances of our community’s

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Join Us at DignityUSA’s Convention in Seattle DignityUSA’s biennial convention will be held July 2 – 5, in Seattle.  Click on the link above for more information and to register.  DignityUSA’s convention will page will give your information on speakers, the convention program, hotel

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Dignity/Washington at Supreme Court Rally

Members of Dignity/Washington joined other LGBT groups to rally for marriage equality at the Supreme Court on April 28, the day the court heard arguments in the case that could bring marriage equality to all states in the United States.

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Candidates for Dignity/Washington Board of Directors

Dignity/Washington has six candidates running for open seats on the chapter’s Board of Directors. Please see the candidates photos and a brief statement from each below. You must be a member of Dignity/Washington in order to vote. The vote will

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Dignity Celebrates Paschal Triduum with Solemnity and Joy

Holy Thursday   Dignity Washington celebrated an ecumenical service with St. Margaret’s Episcopal church. Fr. Jeff co-celebrated Eucharist with Rev. Kym Lucas, Rector of St. Margaret’s Church. The liturgy began with a wonderful agape meal prepared by St. Margaret’s parishioners.

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Gay Passion of Christ Envisioned in Art

Kittredge Cherry writes about her new book “The Passion of Christ: a Gay Vision” which is based on the controversial paintings of New York artist Doug Blanchard in the HuffingtonPost. Blanchard re-imagines Christ’s passion set in the 21st century with

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Holy Week Schedule

See list below for Dignity/Washington services during Holy Week 2015. We welcome all who share and respect our beliefs in the sacramental nature of the Eucharist to participate fully in Holy Communion. If you plan to attend any Dignity/Washington event

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Tuesday Simple Suppers During Lent

Catholicism: A Journey to the Heart of Faith Join us every Tuesday during Lent beginning February 24th 6:30-9:00 PM at the Dignity Center 721 8th Street, SE, Washington, DC Session I (2/24): Amazed and Afraid. The revelation of God becoming

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Confessions of a Gay Jesuit

The article below is the story of how a brave Gay man committed himself to service in the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) and encountered many other closeted Gay men within the Jesuit order. A similar article appeared in the Washington

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Dignity/Washington Featured in The Advocate

Dignity/Washington was featured prominently in an article in The Advocate on the “Queerest Cities in America”. Washington DC came in at number 14 on the list. Check out the complete list here: Queerest Cities in America  

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