Shannon K. Evans writes the Everyday Ignatian column at Jesuits.org and is the author of Embracing Weakness: The Unlikely Secret to Changing the World and Rewilding Motherhood: Your Path to an Empowered Feminine Spirituality. Shannon lives with her family in central Iowa.
Students from MDQ Academy Islamic School in Brentwood, N.Y., and St. Anthony’s High School in nearby Huntington, N.Y., listen to speakers at an interfaith event at the Catholic school on April 26, 2017. (CNS photo/Shannon Stapleton, Reuters)
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Shannon Evans
Did Catholic voters consider the marginalized in this year’s election? Shannon K. Evans writes that personal encounters with those whose rights are threatened can make a difference.
FaithFaith in Focus
Shannon Evans
Young and old, educated and mentally impaired, healthy and addicted, they wrapped strong and weak arms around us and they held us up.