You are Invited to a Women’s Reflection Afternoon – “Answering the Call”
The Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn Women’s Taskforce (ACGWT) invites you to a reflection afternoon via YouTube on Saturday 29 August, 2020 from 2-4:30pm. This free event will be livestreamed from the Archdiocese’s YouTube Channel at the following link: Archdiocese of CG YouTube.
RSVP above or at this link and we will send you any information you need leading up to the day!
Description: Gather with a friend or two in your home or in your local parish to connect with women from all around the Archdiocese as we explore what it means to “Answer the Call’ to deeper intimacy with God and to make a difference in the church and in the world. Hear from two local Catholic speakers and experience prayer opportunities lead by women prayer leaders from around the Archdiocese.
Speakers on the day include Clara Geoghegan and Brigid Cooney and information about these women is included below.
Clara Geoghegan is the Executive Secretary to the Bishops’ Commission for Evangelisation, Laity & Ministry. Clara has lectured in Church History and Spirituality at Catholic Theological College (Melbourne). Clara is also the Co-Director of the Catherine of Siena Institute, Australia.
Brigid Cooney Official Delegate from the Archdiocese of Canberra Goulburn to the Plenary Council of Australia Brigid is a 21-year-old native Canberran. Since working on the Youth Mission Team in 2017 and 2018, Brigid has been studying a double degree in History (ANU) & Teaching (ACU) and hopes to make a difference to young people by teaching history and religious education.
On the day, there will also be prayer opportunities lead by:
· Winniefred Rebello, Women Alive (Indian, Pakistani & Sri Lankan Catholic women’s prayer group)
· Anne Hartwell, Mothers Prayers
· Bronnie Schlager, Call to Connect
· Karen Doyle, Sisterhood National Catholic Women’s Movement
· Vicki McDonough, Christian Meditation