LCWR receives 2014 Mission Award from US Catholic Mission Association
On October 24, 2014, the US Catholic Mission Association presented its 2014 Mission Award to the Leadership Conference of Women Religious during the annual USCMA conference. Sr. Janet Mock, LCWR executive director, received a standing ovation as she accepted the award from USCMA board member Maryknoll Sister Janice McLaughlin. The inscription reads: "The 2014 Mission Award is presented to the Leadership Conference of Women Religious in recognition for embodying a Gospel-inspired, non-violent concern for the dignity of the poor, and strengthening the religious dimension of commitment to social justice."
* Thanks to Rev. Arthur Carrillo, C.P.J.C.L., for use of the wonderful photos above. Photos below by Betty Thompson.