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Dignity/Washington Celebrates Advent

This year for Advent, we at D/W are poised and ready: “Awaiting the Promise” of Jesus in our world and in our hearts. The Liturgy Committee chose “Awaiting the Promise” as D/W’s Advent theme because we thought it best expressed

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Leah Libresco Speaks at Dignity/Washington December 13

On Sunday December 13, Leah Libresco will join Dignity/Washington’s Guest Speaker Series at St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church (1820 Connecticut Ave NW WDC 20009), at 7:00 pm. She will speak on “Handling Difficult Conversations Productively.” Often labeled “a geeky convert picking

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Job Announcement: Communications Coordinator (part-time)

The Dignity/Washington Board of Directors announces that it is seeking to hire a paid part-time Communications Coordinator to promote public awareness of Dignity/Washington and its mission. Communications will focus on current and upcoming activities (as well as reporting on recent

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Dignity/Washington Annual Meeting

Dignity/Washington held its Annual Meeting on Sunday, November 15. A terrific meal immediately before the Meeting, prepared and served by members of the Board, created a time for sharing and community building. Reports from Treasurer Jake Hudson highlighted the financial

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LGBT Catholics Longing for Acceptance and Worship

Follow the link below to view a Scripps Howard Foundation video on Dignity/Washington’s LGBT community and its weekly worship at St. Margaret’s Church. LGBT Catholics Seek Acceptance; Worship Outside the Church

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Dignity/Washington & NoVA Walk to End HIV

Dignity/Washington and Dignity Northern Virginia supported the greater LGBT community Saturday morning Oct. 24 by participating in Whitman-Walker’s Walk to End HIV. The Walk, which supports Whitman-Walker Health, took place on Pennsylvania Ave near the Capitol. Ruthie Shipps, Anne Shipps,

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Dignity Washington Celebrates 43 Years!

On October 17th Dignity/Washington’s Center resounded with the festivities surrounding its 43rd anniversary. The evening celebration included a Silent Auction, a pot-luck dinner, live entertainment, and the presentation of this year’s Community Service Awards. The President’s Award went to Henry

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Speaker Series: Eve Tushnet Saturday, November 21

Dignity Washington’s Guest Speaker Series presents Eve Tushnet on Saturday November 21 at 3:00 pm, at the Dignity Center (721 -8th Street SE, Washington, DC 20001). Eve will speak on her conversion journey and on her book “Gay and Catholic:

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John McNeill, Gay Theologian Dies

Over the years John McNeill and his husband Charles Chiarelli were frequent visitors to Dignity/Washington. Often in conjunction with his book signings or for Capital Pride weekends, John would be a guest presenter at the community’s Sunday Mass or at

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When the Pope Came to DC

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 began as one of those glorious fall days in Washington, DC, perfect for any kind of outdoor activity. On that particular morning Dignity/Washington members Ray Panas and Daniel Barutta were gathered on the South Lawn of

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