Freedom for all

July 3, 2020

“For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” (Nelson Mandela)

A Fourth of July Feast for Kids Cafe Families

July 2, 2020

With the help of Emmaus Soup Kitchen and Second Harvest Food Bank, families from the Kids Cafe will have a Fourth of July feast!

AmeriHealth Caritas Supports Emmaus Grove

June 30, 2020

The Emmaus Grove continues to bloom with some help from AmeriHealth Caritas. The healthcare provider presented Emmaus Grove with $400 as part of its community outreach program to purchase supplies for the growing season.

In Memoriam: Sister Jerome Eustace

June 27, 2020

The Benedictine Sisters of Erie remember Sister Jerome Eustace who entered into eternal rest on June 27, 2020.

Safeguard DACA and the human dignity of all people

June 19, 2020

In keeping with our Corporate Commitment, we will continue, as Benedictine Sisters of Erie, to work to right injustices against immigrants as well as to seek justice and dignity for people of all races.

Giveaway at Emmaus Food Pantry

June 18, 2020

On Monday and Tuesday Emmaus guests come to the food pantry to pick up food. This week there was something else to pick up: all kinds of give-away items, including furniture, clothing and suitcases. It was definitely a banner day.

Receive the Gift

Receive the gift of this new day: pause and watch; listen and reflect.

Receive the gift of this new day; with love and courage let us pray.
O God, be present in our souls; let charity now make us whole.

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