Category: News Archive

Advent Calendar 2014

Online Advent Calendar gives inspiration throughout the season of Advent.   Online Advent Calendar  

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Fr. Jim Smith on Catholic Worker Justice Nov. 15

  On Saturday November 15 Father Jim Smith will present on Catholic Worker Justice— a look at the recent firings of LGBT Catholic teachers, organists, and administrators, and the new homophobic contracts that are now mandatory for job renewal in

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Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the Family

A document published after the first week of the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the Family demonstrated a more open and accepting tone toward Gay and Lesbian Catholics. The news was picked up by the local ABC station in Washington,

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Walk to End HIV on October 25

Join Dignity/Washington and Dignity NoVA on October 25th at the Walk to End HIV. Both chapters of Dignity are walking in memory of Jimmy DePersis. Join the Dignity team by registering on their team page using this link: Dignity Walk

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LGBT Elders Coming of Age: Join Us on October 18

Join Dignity/Washington on October 18th, 3:30 PM at the Dignity Center, 721 8th Street, SE Washington, DC, for a presentation on “LGBT Elders Coming of Age” by Dr. Imani Woody. Dr. Woody is the founding director and CEO of Mary’s

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Synod hopes: That all are welcome | Global Sisters Report

In this blog post from Global Sisters Report, Sr. Jeannine Gramick, co-founder of New Ways Ministries, reflects on the Vatican Synod on the Family. Click on the link below to read the whole article. Synod hopes: That all are welcome

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Dignity/Washington Hosts Discussion on Womenpriests

Liturgy and Discussion on June 28th   On Saturday, June 28th, Dignity/Washington will have the next in our series of community conversations in our education and discernment process regarding the issue of inviting Roman Catholic Womenpriests to celebrate Mass. This

Celebrate Pride Weekend with Mass at Dignity/Washington

Special Guest to Deliver Sermon on Gay Pride Weekend   Rabbi Laurie Green of Washington’s Temple Bet Mishpachah will deliver the sermon at this year’s Capital Pride Sunday Mass sponsored by Dignity/Washington on Sunday, June 8 at 6:00 PM. Dignity/Washington

Join us for the Moon Over Washington Potluck Dinner May 31

    “MOON OVER WASHINGTON” POTLUCK: On Saturday evening, May 31st, our annual “Moon Over Washington” potluck dinner party takes place on the rooftop of “The Altamont” (1901 Wyoming Avenue, NW). We’ll have drinks at 7:30 PM, and dinner at

A Prayerful and Ecumenical Holy Week and Triduum

LGBT Catholics at Dignity Washington hosted a variety of Holy Week activities. These included: stations of the cross, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and the Easter Vigil. Stations of the Cross On Saturday April 12, a larger than usual group of