Quince días para la libertad 2017: Freedom for Mission

The Fortnight for Freedom is a period of time when dioceses around the country arrange special events surrounding the topic of religious freedom. It begins on June 21, the vigil of the feasts of Saint Thomas More and Saint John Fisher, and concludes on July 4, Día de la independencia. During these fourteen days, dioceses direct the faithful’s attention to the importance of religious freedom through prayer and education, while also providing opportunities to take action.

This year’s theme is “Libertad para la misión.” The term, Misión, includes all acts and services that Catholics engage in, such as healthcare, Educación, and political advocacy, to name a few. Mission is a natural outpouring of a person’s love for God, and the freedom to perform these acts is essential to live as a member of the faithful within society.

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Eventos

Arquidiócesis de San. Paul y Minneapolis

Rezar el Rosario para la Arquidiócesis
Lunes, Junio 26, 12:45 PM
Providence Academy, Plymouth

Fe y libertad: Abuelos y nietos oran en la Catedral
Martes, Junio 27, 1:00-3:00 PM
Catedral de St. Paul, St. Paul
Registration requested

Libertad religiosa y la misión de la iglesia católica
Presented by Father Daniel Griffith
Jueves, Junio 29, 7:00 PM
Iglesia de San. Paul, Ham Lake

Diócesis de Ulm nuevo

Quince días para la libertad 2017 – Opening Mass
Miércoles, Junio 21, 7:00 AM
Catedral de la Santísima Trinidad, Ulm nuevo

Quince días para la libertad 2017 – Closing Mass
Martes, Julio 4, 8:00 AM
Catedral de la Santísima Trinidad, Ulm nuevo

Diócesis de San. Nube

Quince días para la hora Santa de la libertad
Lunes, Junio 26, 7:00-8:00 PM
St. Mary’s Cathedral, St. Nube

Recursos

A Short Guide for Talking about Religious Freedom
How to Talk about Religious Freedom

Una declaración sobre la libertad religiosa
Nuestro primer, Más preciada libertad

Fact Sheets on Religious Liberty
Domestic and International Religious Freedom

Fortnight for Freedom Prayer and Liturgical Resources

Orar, Reflect, Act Series

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