Congregations issue statement on elections

The leadership of Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters joined with leaders of other Indiana congregations of Catholic Sisters in a statement concerning next week’s national election.


 

STATEMENT OF LEADERS OF CATHOLIC SISTERS OF INDIANA

 

We decry the violent divisiveness that is characterizing our upcoming national elections, threatening the fundamentals of our democratic system of self-governance and the right of individuals to vote their conscience. We call on people of good will throughout our state to honor and respect the human dignity of every person who exercises the right to vote in accordance with his or her own life experience and God-given conscience.

  


The leaders of the following Indiana congregations of Catholic Sisters issued the above statement: 

Our Lady of Victory Missionary Sisters

Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ

Sisters of Providence


Sisters of St. Benedict of Beech Grove


Sisters of St. Joseph of the Third Order of St. Francis

Sisters of St. Francis, Oldenburg

Sisters of the Holy Cross