The United States Leadership Conference of Women Religious met in St. Louis, Missouri, August 7 through 10, 2018. The Leadership Team of the US Province of the Holy Union Sisters attended - Sisters Kathleen Corrigan, Joan Guertin, and Carol Regan.
This year's theme was "Being the Presence of Love: The Power of Communion"
To read more about LCWR and access some of the addresses given, click here.
About LCWR - The Leadership Conference of Women Religious is an association of leaders of congregation of Catholic Women Religious in the United States. It has about 1350 member, who represent about 80% of the women religious in the USA. The scope of the conference's concerns is broad and includes collaborating in Catholic Church and societal efforts that influence systemic changes.
Click on the links below to read some of the major addresses presented at the Conference:
• Presidential address by S. Teresa Maya, CCVI
• Incoming LCWR president Sharlet Wagner sees herself as 'citizen of the world'
• LCWR wraps up assembly with reflection on the Trinity and diversity
All conference materials are a available on the LCWR website: lcwr.org