The Feast of St. Lydia 2014: How Far We’ve Come

The following is the speech Mary Ellen and Meridith gave at our Feast of St. Lydia Event, January 26th 2014   A  year ago we stood before you in a room very similar to this one and told you that we believed that women and children should have a decent place to live. We shared with you that, more than a decade ago, we met as volunteers at a Catholic Worker House in Atlanta and had our eyes opened to a new way of sharing life with those in deep need, and that we’ve never been able to shake that