The Grail in the USA

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2018

December 2018

  • In Loving Memory:  Marguerite Frances Hebert and Anna Agre Comeau.
  • Father George Wilson’s 90th Birthday Celebration
  • Advent and Chanukkah Celebration in Cincinnati Region
  • Cornwall Celebration

November 2018

  • In Loving Memory:  Mieneke Hage, Carol White, Lillian Wall, Rosamond “Dode” Shepherd, Gloria Boudreaux, Jean Wilson, and more memories of Judy Markle.

October 2018

  • Letter from Lydwine Terry Marshall
  • The US Grail in Crisis Jackie DiSalvo
  • In Loving Memory of Judy Markle

September 2018

  • A Better Way to Use Our Resources by Renee Wormack-Keels
  • Reflect, Redirect, Recommit  by Sally Timmel
  • The Grail in the Air By Marian Ronan
  • Sustainable Communities Affinity Group Meeting Report
  • In Loving Memory of Lyllis Ann Ling

August 2018

  • Final Report: Collections Committee at Grailville by The C
  • Final Report: Collections Committee at Grailville by The Collections Committee
  • Lovely July 4th Week At Cornwall By Ieva Zadina
  • Member Giving: January 1 to June 30, 2018

July 2018

  • In Loving Memory – Priscilla Rivera Mechana
  • Grailville Update: Ark and Oratory
  • New International Grail Commitments by Mary Kay Louchart
  • The Grail is Alive and Well in San Jose by Duanne Welsch

June 2018

  • eheidler38@gmail.comLaudato Si’ Permaculture
  • Contemplative Readings with Judith Blackburn
  • Cornwall Proposal

May 2018

  • Elder Care Work Group
  • Book Review by Marian Ronan
  • Contemplative Readings call with Judith Blackburn

April 2018

  • Laudato Si’
  • Laudato Si’ Discussion Group
  • 2018 Intl Women’s Day Celebration
  • Anti-Racism Group

March 2018

  • Information about Laudato Si’
  • Climate Circle Call to Action
  • In Loving Memory: Margaret Schimanski, Dolores Brien, Florence Marquez and Alice Dougan

February 2018

  • US Grail Climate Action Circle Video on YouTube
  • Book Review by Marian Ronan

January 2018

  • US Grail Climate Action Circle
  • General Assembly 2017 Full Report
  • Grailville Auction Coming Soon! by Terrie Puckett

2017

December 2017

  • In Loving Memory  Una Mae Hargrave – MORE

November 2017

  • The Ark is Transformed By Terri Carter
  • ILT Message for Reflection on All Saints Day By Mary Omeda
  • In Loving Memory Una Mae Hargrave

October 2017

  • Hope is a Communal Effort. Reflect, Redirect, Recommit. Come be part of that effort! By Maureen Laflin

September 2017

  • Progress on Virginia Avenue by Rose Mary Clark
  •  Courage, Faith and Commitment: GA Update
  • In Preparation for the GA
  • Reality, Grief, Hope: A Synopsis of Walter Brueggemann’s book By Sally Timmel
  • The End of Membership as We Know It: Summary and Comments of Sarah L.A. Saldek’s Book By Sally Timmel
  • Women of Vision: Sixteen Founders of the International Grail Movement: Book Review By Jackie DiSalvo
  • Introduction to Young Women’s Statement IGA 2017 By Lisa Petro
  • Young Women’s Statement IGA 2017 Fatima, Portugal
  • In Loving Memory Obituary for Ruth Ellen Vargas

August 2017

NOTE: no July 2017 Gumbo published

June 2017

  • Let’s Work Together Now- Marian Ronan
  • IGA Submission-Maureen Tate
  • Women of Vision NY launch photo
  • In Loving Remembrances and Obituary: Patricia Dolan
  • Grail Birthdays

May 2017

  • Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Changing World of Work, U.N. Conference
  • May Reflections
  • Grail Link to the U.N.
  • In Loving Memory of Patricia Plouffe St. Onge
  • In Loving Memory Mary Helen Adler
  • Grail Birthdays

April 2017

  • International Formator Training in Ecuador
  • UFER Meeting in Ecuador
  • Summary of CSW-61
  • Singing Our Way Into History
  • Grail Organizational Update
  • Grail Property Sale to the Trust for Public Land
  • Spring Equinox Celebration at Cornwall
  • “It’s Not Just About Vegetables”
  • The Grail Welcomes Lisa Petro!
  • Grailville – Big Campus Move
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

March 2017

  • National Women’s History Month
  • No. California Regional Meeting
  • Emilia Charbonneau’s 60th Anniversary Celebration
  • Grassland Farming at Grailville
  • In Memory of Mariette Wickes
  • Grail Birthdays

February 2017

  • Grail Member Participation in Women’s Marches
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

January 2017

  • Christmas Greetings from the International Grail
  • Cincinnati Grail Members Ring in the New Year
  • In Sympathy with Grial Sister Thembi Ngobsi
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

2016

December 2016

  • US Grail Council October 2016 Meeting Report
  • Seeking Nominations for the International Leadership Team (ILT)
  • October 2016 Formator Training in Portugal
  • Tributes to Alice Gallagher
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

 

November 2016

  • Farewell, Noreen!
  • Financial Reporting Kudos for US Grail
  • Grailville Implementation Committee (GVIC) Update
  • Collections Committee Update
  • Remembering Irene van der Does de Willebois
  • Remembering Alice Gallagher
  • International Exchange Program in the Netherlands, Part 4
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

October 2016

  • Transitions Part 2
  • CSW-61
  • Cornwall Task Force Update
  • Bronx Center Update
  • Happy Birthday Mary Emma Kuhn
  • Art Legacy at Grailville
  • Book Review
  • Part 3 of the Netherlands International Exchange
  • A Better Approach to Substance Abuse
  • Remembering Claude Dupin
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

September 2016

  • Council Elections
  • In Transition
  • Visit with Cay & Alice
  • Come to CSW
  • Collections Update
  • Foreign Policy, Social Ethics, Listserv and Latin America
  • Remembering Josephine and Elise
  • Netherlands Exchange
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

August 2016

  • Grail Staffing Proposal
  • Introducing Chris Rials-Seitz
  • Grail Asset Policy
  • Northern California Grail
  • Netherlands Exchange
  • Editor’s Note
  • In Loving Memory: Veronica Barbato
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Welcoming G@GV
  • Member Giving

July 2016

  • International Comings, Goings
  • International Assistance Fund Appointment
  • Sobrado Retreat
  • Welcome Ecuador
  • Emily Thomas Honored
  • Council & Grail at Grailville
  • Grail at Grailville Report
  • Happy Birthday, Eva
  • Collections Update
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

June 2016

  • San Jose Grail Family Services
  • STILL Need New Gumbo Editor
  • In Loving Memory: Mary Ann Neuman
  • In Loving Memory: Fern Logan Hutzel
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

May 2016

  • New Editor
  • My Grail Story
  • Elder Care
  • GVIC Timeline
  • Collections Committee
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Points of View: Trina
  • Grailville Farm
  • Member Giving

April 2016

  • Greetings and Images of Easter
  • Report from Grailville Implementation Committee
  • Dispatches from Commission on the Status of Women
  • International Women’s Day Event
  • Philadelphia Grail: Laudato Si
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

March 2016

  • Easter Greetings from the ILT
  • Grailville Preserve
  • Grail at Grailville Report
  • Why Crossroads?
  • Journey for Climate
  • Collections Update
  • Reflections on South Side
  • Research, Deliberations & Findings on Grailville
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Dorothy Rasenberger’s 85th
  • Book Review: The Cruelest of All Mothers

February 2016

  • January Council Meeting Report
  • Update from Grailville Implementation Committee
  • Help for Refugees
  • Marie Therese McDermit’s 90th Birthday
  • Two Grail Legends
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Collections Committee Update
  • In Search of a Common Language
  • Solidarity and Climate Change
  • Member Giving

January 2016

  • Christmas Greetings
  • Ecuador 2015
  • Uganda, Tanzania
  • In Loving Memory: Anne Hope
  • Grailville Implementation Letter
  • Grail Birthdays

2015

December 2015

  • Grailville Ballot Timing
  • The Grail at COP21
  • On My Way to Africa
  • Grail Birthdays
  • In Loving Memory: Doris Falgner
  • Member Giving

November

  • Parliament of World’s Religions
  • Telling the Grail Story
  • Home Place Position
  • Grail Birthdays
  • National Meeting Images
  • In Loving Memory: Simone Tagher
  • Nucleus Programs
  • Land at Grailville
  • Readers Corner
  • Member Giving

October

  • Pope Francis Knows Jesus Was A Migrant
  • In Loving Memory: Rose Mae Broussard
  • In Loving Memory: Janet Farley
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

September

  • A Reflection: Maureen Tate
  • Monarch Nursery
  • Bill Birmingham
  • Remembering Bill Birmingham
  • International Council meeting
  • Feast of Assumption Homily
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Climate Action Circle
  • Member Giving

August

  • Council Candidates
  • Environmental Encyclical
  • Where IS That?
  • International Networds
  • Sacred Activism
  • Eva Fleischner’s Birthday
  • Grailville Collections Spotlight
  • Member Birthdays
  • Member Giving

July

  • Grail in Italy
  • Collection Spotlight
  • Van Ginneken, Part 3
  • Pride March
  • Women Action Center
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

June

  •  We Need YOUR Help
  • Honoring Grailville Experience
  • Grailville Spotlight
  • Transparency
  • Spirituality Committee
  • In Loving Memory: Maria Sanchez
  • Van Ginneken’s Vision, Part 2
  • Eva’s 90th Birthday
  • International Community
  • Horticulture 3031
  • Grail Birthdays
  • May Day at Cornwall
  • Member Giving

May

  • Fr. Van Ginneken’s Vision
  • Grailville Collections
  • Easter Homily
  • Boston Farewell
  • In Loving Memory: Kay King Jakob
  • Floating Wetlands
  • Cincinnati Region
  • Pasture
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

April

  • Grailville Future
  • Easements
  • Lease vs. Sale
  • In Loving Memory: Bernice Belair Sisson
  • Our Grail Community
  • Nucleus Dedication
  • Getting to Know: Finance
  • International Women’s Day
  • CSW Snapshots
  • Birthday Celebrations
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

March

  • Treasurer’s Review
  • Welcome Judi Brown-Leigh
  • Grailville Future Update
  • Letter to the Editor
  • Meet the Committees
  • Sharing Spiritual Resources
  • Dorothy Rasenberger Party
  • Ordination of Tiffany Curtis
  • Natural Wanderings #18
  • Grail Birthdays

February

  • Cornwall Dream Quest
  • Once Upon a Dream Quest
  • Meet the Council
  • Lenie Schaareman: My Move
  • In Loving Memory: Judith Cox
  • Alice Drefchinski on Carolyn Gratton
  • Reader’s Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • 2014 Contributors

January

  • Welcome: Liz Jones
  • 2015 Budget
  • National Office Changes
  • International Grail
  • Member Birthdays
  • In Loving Memory: Josephine Drabek
  • In Loving Memory: Ruth Chisholm
  • In Loving Memory: Carolyn Gratton
  • Condolences from Abroad
  • Member Giving

2014

December

  • Welcome New Members
  • In Loving Memory: Penny Carr
  • Cows in Community
  • San Jose Grail Family Services
  • Honoring Janet Kalven
  • Member Birthdays
  • Member Giving

November

  • Impressions of Council
  • Grailville’s 70th Anniversary
  • Prayer at the 70th
  • International Formation
  • How Far We’ve Come
  • Member Birthdays
  • Climate March, Part 2
  • Member Giving

October

  • Grail Community
  • People’s Climate March
  • Grailville Future Committee
  • Elder Care Work Group
  • Alert: Honduras
  • Pilgrim Place Peace Exhibit
  • Readers Corner
  • Member Birthdays
  • Member Giving

September

  • Planning for Grailville’s Future
  • Grailville Celebrates 70 Years
  • Opposing Fracking
  • Grail Birthdays
  • What’s Wrong with Fracking
  • A Faithful Table: Food Justice
  • In Loving Memory: Marie Mohr-Grandstaff
  • In Loving Memory: Rosaline Kew
  • Thoughts on Membership
  • Member Giving

August

  • Council Candidates
  • Note from ILT
  • In Loving Memory: Ros Kew
  • People’s Climate March
  • Building Bridges at GV
  • Farm to Fork
  • Grailville Future Committee
  • Note from GVFC
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

July

  • 2014 General Assembly
  • Our Work is Grail Work
  • Grail Members in the NY Times
  • Food Security: Cooperation
  • UFER: UN Indigenous Issues Forum
  • Member Directory – A Hit!
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Readers Corner
  • Member Giving

June

  • Welcoming Three New Grail Members
  • In Loving Memory: Shirley Beaupre
  • In Loving Memory: Janet Kalven
  • People’s Climate March NYC Sept. 20-21
  • Alice Gallagher, Ruth Chisholm Birthday Party
  • Grailville’s Spring Bird Walk
  • Photos from the 2014 General Assembly
  • Food Sovereignty/Food Security: International Free Trade Agreements
  • Blessing the Space Between Us
  • San Jose Grail Family Services
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Images of Grailville During the General Assembly
  • Member Giving

April

  • Become a Member of the New Grail Legacy Circle
  • The Grail in Northern California
  • In Loving Memory: Elise Gorges
  • Letter to the Editor
  • Impressions of the Commission on the Status of Women
  • Grailville Honored by Clermont County Chamber of Commerce
  • Ordination of Monica Maher
  • UC Students Develop Feasibility Studies for Grailville
  • Food as Sacrament
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Reflections: UFER Seminar On Human Trafficking
  • Member Giving

March

  • From The Grail Council
  • The Grail General Assembly Needs You!
  • In Loving Memory: Elise Gorges
  • Making the Transition to a New ILT
  • Grail Birthdays
  • International Nucleus Reflection Week
  • Wouldn’t You Like To Have a Week, a Semester, or a Summer Course in Costa Rica?
  • It’s All About Food Justice
  • The Grail, Ecuador and UFER
  • Readers’ Corner
  • “Growing Grailville” Winner

February

  • 15 Days in Uganda
  • 2014 International Formation Programs in Uganda and Portugal
  • Traditions
  • In Loving Memory: Sheila Nader
  • Dream Quest Weekend Cornwall: January 10-14, 2014
  • College Outreach Leads to Women Attending CSW
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Readers’ Corner

January

  • Introducing New Grail Member: Jaqueline Murray
  • Christmas Greetings from Across The Grail
  • “She Is…”
  • Diabetes, the Food Industry, and Us
  • A Visitor in St. Brigid
  • The Sofia Fund of Tanzania
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays

2013

December

  • A letter to my Gen Y friends, on what I have learned about The Grail: Lauren Magrisso
  • Why The Grail? Why Now?
  • Giving Thanks for Fifty Years
  • Meeting for Food Justice
  • Readers’ Corner
  • In Loving Memory: Elise “Jacqueline” Kemp
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Member Giving

November

  • Sustainability Heroes: Mary Lu Lageman
  • In Loving Memory:
    • Helen Davis
    • Monica Cavanaugh Erler
  • Starting a New Jersey Grail Circle
  • Grail Work in East Africa
  • Politics & Spirituality Group Gathers in New York
  • Grail Women at the Frackdown in New York
  • Grailville Advisory Group
  • Grail Food Justice Report-November 2013
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Member Giving

October

  • 2013 U.S. National Gathering – Have YOU Reserved YOUR Space?
  • In Loving Memory:
    • Helen Perry
    • Helen Davis
    • Monica Cavanaugh Erler
  • Children’s Meeting House Montessori is celebrating its 40th Anniversary this year…
  • Greetings from Training for Transformation Workshop in Papua New Guinea
  • The Kitchen Garden — A summer of Gratitude and Life Lessons
  • Grail Food Justice Report – October 2013
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Member Giving

September

  • Introducing two new Grail members: Sonia Jacquez and Tegan Rein
  • Reading Foodopoly Together, Beginning in October
  • Reflections & Highlights from a Year of Transition-at-Grailville
  • Food Justice and GMOs
  • How To Expand Our Social Media Presence (And Why It’s Important)
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Member Giving

August 

  • Grail Leaders Kick off GA 2014 Planning Process
  • Candidates for U.S. Grail Council, 2014-2016
  • Discerning – Germany, Life’s Next Steps
  • Cornwall Dream Quest: Second Gathering
  • Food Justice Group in the U.S. Grail
  • We’ve Received only 20%! (of Member Bios)
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Member Giving

July

  • Oral History Project at the 70 to 100 Meeting
  • “My Heart is …With Grailville
  • If We’re Going to Have a Grail Directory, We Still Need Your Biography!
  • Exploring The Grail in Honduras
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Member Giving

June

  • Reflections on (and of) the 70-100 Gathering
  • Janet Kalven’s 100th Birthday Celebrations
  • Metanoia Weekend Cornwall, Spring 2013
  • Carol Skyrm & The Stillman Sisters
  • We Still Need Your Biography
  • Update: St. Teresa of Avila School for Girls, Tanzania
  • Election: US Rep to the International Council
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

May

  • Responding to the February Circle Meeting Reports
  • Grail Elections 2013
  • In Loving Memory: Mary Burns Bohlen
  • Reading Our Way Around The Grail
  • The Cornwall Center’s Advisory Group: Expanding the Circle of Community
  • San Jose Grail Family Services
  • Mindy Burger: Headed to Tanzania
  • We Have Theirs, But We Are Missing Yours!
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

April

  • Grailville Buildings
  • 2013 National Gathering Update
  • Virginia Avenue Dream
  • Images of Grailville at Easter 2013
  • The Grail at CSW-57
  • What?! You’re not in a Grail Circle? (and even if you are, read this)
  • Impressions from the International Council Meeting, January 20-27, 2013 Belo Horizonte, Brazil
  • Easter at Mount Alverno
  • The Work of The Grail
  • Healing, Restoring, and Nurturing the Grail
  • Dedication of Five Nucleus Members in Tanzania
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Member Giving

March

  • Dorothy’s Birthday
  • Poem, Carol Barton
  • Thoughts on the Grail
  • Janet’s Big Adventure
  • Building Mural, Community
  • Welcome CSW Interns
  • Grail Birthdays
  • International Scam
  • Member Mailing

February

  • Our Grail and the importance of your contribution
  • Who’s Your Council?
  • Restorative Justice: Healing the Wounds, Restoring Wholeness
  • Dream Quest Weekend at Cornwall,  January 11-13, 2013
  • In Loving Memory: Julie Sharpe and Frances Kern Crotty
  • The Grail in Northern California
  • The Grail in Honduras
  • Tribute To Eileen Schaeffler
  • Grail Birthdays
  • 2012 Member Giving

January 

  • Advent & Christmas Greetings
  • Restorative Justice, Forgiveness
  • Nancy Richardson
  • Grail in Ecuador
  • Paper Copies
  • Old Friends: Claude Dupin, Amy Kwei
  • Tributes
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Member Giving

2012

December

  • For Sale: 551 E Loveland, AKA Fran & Ruth’s House
  • Restorative Justice: Healing Our Wounds And Creating More Peaceful Communities
  • Opposing Fracking as a Grail Work
  • The Birthday of the Grail
  • Grailville Symposium Awakens Dreams for our Future
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Grail Member Giving

November

  •  Early Reporting from the Grail Council Meeting
  • Improving Consultation With the Movement
  • Report to the Council: Progress on Movement Building Scenario and 2009 Strategic Plan
  • Fire in The Phoenix at Cornwall
  • Superstorm Sandy and a “Global Hug”
  • Birthdays and Remarkable Women
  • Grailville: What’s Happening!
  • The Communion of Saints: Fall Metanioa September 28-30 at Cornwall
  • The Grail in the Northeast: My Introduction
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving to the Grail. Why?
  • Member Giving

October 

  • Why I fell in Love with Mary Lu
  • Grace Place Founder Retires
  • Grail Circles: Who’s Doing What?
  • Update on Heartland Ecovillage
  • Remembering Eileen
  • Celebrating Cay Charles’ 90th Birthday
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

September

  • Introducing Carrie Bowling: Grail Membership and Outreach Coordinator
  • In Loving Memory: Eileen Marie Schaeffler
  • In Loving Memory: Angela Miller/Margaret Bisel
  • Grailville at the Loveland Farmers Market
  • Home, Family, Belonging
  • Hope for the Flowers Turns 40!
  • Grail and Grailville Thank Generous Donors
  • 30-55 Gathering in Golega Portugal
  • Visiting Old Friends
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

August

  • Four Candidates Contend for Two Seats on Council
  • The Grail in Lafayette, Louisiana; Grail Women in the Americas Mexico City, July 8-16, 2012
  • Welcoming International Leadership
  • Miracle Clubhouse
  • The Doctrine of Discovery – Major Theme of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, May 7-18, 2012
  • The Grail at Tekawitha
  • Holy Week at Grailville – A Reflection
  • Charbonneau Sisters Reunite with Michigan Grail
  • Reader’s Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

July 

  • New Members: Virginia Bergfalk & Wendy Bayer
  • Stop Fracking Ohio
  • From the Archives
  • Visiting with Janet
  • Girls in the Bronx
  • June Metanoia at Cornwall
  • Member Birthdays
  • Member Giving
  • Grailville in a Global World
  • Awakening the Dreamer
  • The Story Behind Awakening the Dreamer
  • Have You Heard?
  • From the Archives of the Grail in the U.S.
  • A Visit to Pilgrim Place
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Global Day of Grieving for the Descendants of Slaves
  • Member Giving

May

  • Welcoming (More!) New Members
  • In Loving Memory: Joann Lamb
  • Taking a Stand in Support of the Leadership Conference of Women Religious with Proposed Questions to US Grail Members
  • The Archives of the Grail in the U.S.
  • Membership: What I love about Karl Rahner’s Vision of Community
  • Member Birthdays
  • “Gone to the fields to be lovely” – Reflections on a community silent retreat at the Grail in Cornwall
  • Member Giving

April

  • Welcoming New Grail Members
  • Apologies and a Clarification
  • Questions about Membership to consider and discuss
  • Experiencing the Grail at Grailville
  • Dear Senior Friends in the Grail
  • Grail Women, Actors on the Global Stage
  • Member Birthdays
  • Thoughts on the Occupy Vote
  • Member Giving

March

  • Grail Membership – A New Vision
  • Connecting with the Grail: A New Approach
  • Grail Circles
  • How to Create a Grail Circle in Ten Easy Steps
  • Regional Meeting: Grail Women in the Americas
  • The 30/55 Gathering in Portugal
  • Grailville Trails
  • The Girl Scouts at Grailville
  • The History and Future of Hope For The Flowers
  • So Who’s Going to Plan the Next Grail Gathering?
  • Member Birthdays
February Gumbo with NO PHOTOS

Alternate February Gumbo Link (with photos) February

  • A Tale of Mentoring
  • What’s Going On at Grailville
  • Reflecting on Three Months
  • Plan the Next Gathering?
  • Northern California
  • Grail Women at Work
  • As We Consider Occupy
  • Ana Luisa Heleno
  • Grail Birthdays

January

  • Christmas Greetings
  • A Grail Tail (of Activism)
  • Transition and Grailville?
  • Politics & Spirituality Retreat
  • Friend of the Grail
  • Member Birthdays
  • Why Give to the Grail?
  • Member Giving

2011

December

  • Occupy Wall Street
  • Taking a Stand
  • Why I Fell In Love
  • Grail Forums, Take 2
  • Spirituality and Science
  • Preparing for CSW
  • Member Birthdays
  • Grail Link to the UN
  • What Can I Do?
  • Attend CSW
  • Living Grail: Judy Markle
  • Why Give to the Grail?
  • Member Giving

November

  • First Takes of the GA
  • Thoughts on Communication
  • One of 99% and 900
  • 2012 Retreat in Sobrado
  • ILT Greeting: 90 years
  • Community Resilience
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

October

  • IGA Reflections
  • Candidates for Council
  • GA: Sneak Preview
  • Spirit Mountain Gathering
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • Art in the Grail
  • Quilting Beyond Borders
  • Member Update: Carol Nosko
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

September

  • Hurricane Irene
  • Joyce Asfour
  • Why should I come to the GA
  • The Visuals: What We Do in the World
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

August

  • Living Grail: Bernice Sisson
  • In Loving Memory: Mary Louise Birmingham
  • Gathering, Yoga and Grail
  • GA: Panelists, Artifacts
  • Nucleus Gathering Before GA
  • Michigan Grail
  • Readers’ Corner
  • The Mentor Kit
  • Grail Birthdays
  • Member Giving

July

  • Membership: Always the Same?
  • Two New Members
    • Judith Cox
    • Gabriella Chapman
  • NY Commitment Ceremony
  • Retreat in Sobrado
  • Joann and Jim Lamb – 50 years!
  • Member Giving

June

  • Four New Members
    • Julia Kristeller
    • Megan C. Monteleone-Morrison
    • Terri Guest
    • Dawn Von Tiedeman
  • Cornwall Labyrinth
  • Ecovillage Update
  • Readers Corner
  • Janet Kalven’s 98th Birthday Party
  • Member Giving

May

  • April Metanoia at Cornwall
  • The Red Tent (Poem)
  • “It is Finished”
  • Interpreting the Easter Gospel
  • Training for Transformation
  • Grail Birthdays This Month
  • A Student of Tolerance
  • CSW- Climate Change
  • Readers Corner
  • Member Giving

April

  • We Need Your Help
  • Ideas for International Exchange
  • Planning for the IGA
  • Impressions of Uganda
  • The Grail in Tanzania
  • Living a Theology of the Land
  • Visiting New York
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • UN CSW-55
  • Clergy Retreat at Cornwall
  • Grail Birthdays This Month
  • Readers Corner

March

  • Plan now to Attend the 2011 GA
  • UFER Secretary-General Visits NY Grail
  • Living Grail: Jay Williams
  • Member Census, Giving
  • Janet Kalven: Cover Girl!
  • Experiencing the Grail at Grailville
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Calling All Grail Authors
  • Council Meeting at Cornwall

February

  • Council: The Grail’s Financial Future
  • Be The Grail for Another Woman
  • A (Recruting) Case in Point
  • “We Are All Growing Older”
  • International Opportunities in 2011
  • A Visit to The Grail in California
  • Reader’s Corner
  • Calling All Grail Authors

January

  • Introducing Karen O’Brien, New Grail Member
  • Holiday Greetings and Celebrations
  • In Loving Memory: Patricia Callahan Booth
  • Thank You for Your Service
  • Cornwall Phoenix Rises (Again!)
  • The Grail and Social Media
  • Update on Human Trafficking
  • Reader’s Corner
  • 2010 Member Giving

2010

December

  • Grailville in the Fall
  • Council Tackles Strategic Plan
  • Living Grail: Robin Sclafani
  • Letter from Baidy Mendoza
  • A Day of Mission Education
  • Follow-Up to the Nucleus Meeting
  • Parable (A Poem)
  • Reader’s Corner
  • Member Giving

November

  • All Saints Greeting from the ILT
  • Living Grail: Una Hargrave
  • Being at Cornwall for the Council Meeting
  • Human Trafficking: One of the Grail International Networks
  • International Grail Formation Meeting in Italy
  • September Metanoia at Cornwall
  • US Social Forum and Michigan Grail
  • Muthu and the Dalai Lama
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Member Giving

October

  • Living Grail: Jane Berquist
  • Living Grail:Renee Keels
  • International Formation Meeting
  • Irish Women in Brussels
  • A Ritual: Moving to Assisted Living
  • A Letter from Abroad
  • Reader’s Corner
  • New Grail Christmas Cards
  • Member Giving

September

  • In Loving Memory: Catherine Leahy
  • In Loving Memory: Grace Rogan
  • Spirituality in Action: Women Facing Challenges in Europe – Karen O’Brien
  • Exploring Our Warp and Woof: Nucleus Meeting, June 20-23, 2010
  • Readers’ Corner
  • Member Giving
  • Attachment: Nucleus Meeting Report

August

  • Words of New Grail Members: Wendy Budzynski, Jay Williams, Katie Sellers, Pam Cobey, Beth Rosen
  • Elder Care Work Group Update – Joyce Minkler
  • How the Elder Care Work Group Can Help You
  • Sharing Spiritual Journeys – Audrey Sorrento
  • Lost — And Found! Eva Fleischner
  • Grail in Papua New Guinea – Alison Healey
  • Readers Corner
  • Member Giving

July

  • National Gathering 2010 – Carol Siemering
  • Nucleus Meeting – Mary Gindhart
  • Images of the National Gathering
  • Nominating New Council Members – Carol Siemering
  • Council Quarterly Report
  • Introducing New Grail Members
  • Grail Mission; Grailville Programming – P Hansel, B Barr
  • Preparing for CSW 2011 – Sharon Joslyn
  • California Grail, Honors for Members – Duanne Welsch
  • Readers Corner
  • Member Giving

June

  • Point-au-Chien Tribe,  Louisiana – Theresa Dardar
  • Joy Garland’s Interview with Theresa Dardar
  • Thoughts on Grail Membership – Noreen Willhelm
  • Membership Magic – Judith Blackburn
  • UN Work on Millennium Development Goals – Mary Kay Louchart
  • U.S. Social Forum Opportunities – Shirley Beaupre
  • Member Giving
  • Readers’ Corner

May

  • Holy Week at Grailville
  • Passover Seder in Boston
  • Spring Metanoia in Cornwall
  • Reader’s Corner
  • Ecovillages
  • A Word of Caution
  • Member Giving to the Grail – Why?
  • National Gathering Registration Form

April

  • Elder Care Working Group
  • Experiencing CSW-54
  • Update on National Gathering
  • Member Giving 2010
  • National Gathering Registration Form

March

  • Meeting the Grail – N Willhelm
  • In Loving Memory of Betty Brevett – K Twohy
  • Holy Week at Grailville – T Marshall
  • Slavery in Our Own Backyard – K O’Brien
  • Metanoia Weekend at Cornwall

February

  • Thank you 2009 Council
  • Participating in the 2010 UN Commission on the Status of  Women
  • Ecovillage Update
  • The Global Lovers
  • Why Should I Come to a National Gathering? – C Siemering
  • Christmas Greetings from The Grail in other Countries
  • 2009 Member Giving

January

  • Greetings from the new ILT – C Webb
  • 2010 National Gathering – 2009 & 2010 NLTs
  • Reaching out to Girls – MK Louchart
  • Grailville 1st Quarter Programs – P Hansel
  • A Time to Remember – B Scorrano
  • Thank you, Caresse – S Romano
  • 2009 Member Giving

2009

November

  • 2009 National Retreat Pictures
  • What’s New at Cornwall – S Thomson
  • Introducing New Members: Terri Carter, Ingrid Farnham, Nina Naberhaus, Dottie Cortez, Dora Mena Delancey
  • CA Grail Retreat – C Nosko
  • AgeWise Guidelines – Articles Wanted – D Welsch
  • 2009 Member Giving
  • National Retreat Through the Eyes of an Explorer – K O’Brien

October

  • The Thread that Connects Us All – B Wasmer Including: Nqobile’s Poem
  • Bronx Trip to Michigan – MK Louchart
  • Urgent Call to Solidarity with Honduras – M Maher
  • 2009 Grail Member Giving

September

  • Meet Noreen Willhelm – J Blackburn
  • 2009 Grail Member Giving
  • The Grail in Uganda – M Ronan
  • Focus on Tanzania – M Schwab
  • A New Age Dawning? – J Garland
  • Grail National Retreat – C Siemering

August

  • Grail National Retreat – C Siemering
  • 2009 Grail Member Giving
  • Shake the Hand the Feeds You – Grailville Staff
  • Searching for Our New Director – J Blackburn
  • Interview with Maureen Gallagher – B Gibbons
  • News from the Archives – M Bruck
  • Integral Ecology Weekend – Grailville Staff
  • Reflections on Integral Life Practice – D Sullivan
  • AGEWISE Newborn Again – Pilgrim Place
  • Grailville’s Garlic – L Schaareman
  • Birthday Party in Philadelphia – A Kane
  • Double Croning in Dublin – C White
  • Grail Pilgrimage in Spain – B Hendricks
  • Stand Up to End Poverty – M Gindhart
  • National Retreat Registration Form

June

  • Boston Meets for Metanoia Sharing – C Siemering
  • Grail Spirituality On-Line Handbook – S Romano
  • A Director for the U.S. Grail – J Blackburn
  • U.S. National Council Elections – S Joslyn
  • Giving Birth to Something New: Personal to Planetary Transformation – J Blackburn
  • Update on St Teresa of Avila School – M Ronan
  • 2009 Member Giving
  • It’s Not Too Late: ISF – M Schwab
  • Prophet Words from Eleanor Walker

May

  • Introducing New Members: Mary Kay Delgado, Virginia Deters, Elizabeth Murphy, Deborah Sullivan
  • Reflections on “Living an Integral Life” – C Siemering & J Blackburn
  • Integral Theory Programming at Grailville – J France
  • Women’s Holy Week-in-a-Day in Dublin – C White
  • Link to Holy Week at Grailville Pictures
  • 2009 CSW: Transforming the World – J Alves & J Messier
  • Solidarity: Elena DVD on Trafficking – M Borgdorff
  • Food Control – T Paulus
  • Resources re Food Sovereignty & No GE – T Paulus
  • 2009 Grail Member Giving

April

  • New York Explorer Trip a Success – J Blackburn
  • Some Pictures and A Thousand Words – P Hansel
  • Support Grows for School in Tanzania – M Ronan
  • Girls Statement from the CSW – J Messier
  • World Day of Prayer: How We Celebrated – M Schwab
  • The Irish Connection – C White
  • 2009 Member Giving
  • Grail National Retreat Reminder – C Siemering
  • Search for National Director, including Ad – J Blackburn

March

  • The Common Good – J Blackburn
  • Coming Soon to a Mailbox Near You – M Tate
  • “In Your Honor” Cards Available to Support Grail School in Tanzania – M Ronan
  • Writing Retreat: Earth and Us – J Heiberg
  • Upcoming Trip for Explorers – J Blackburn

February

  • Cornwall: With Prayers & Crossed Fingers, Planning for the Best – S Thomson
  • Heartland Ecovillage / Grail Negotiations – M Bruck
  • Eucharist in the Struggles of the World, Philadelphia Program – M Gindhart & M DiVito
  • From Pilgrim Place – T Wilson
  • How a Possible Loss in Ireland Could Become an Actual Gain, If We Listen to Ian Linden – MG Devlin
  • Solidarity with the Grail Around the World – M Ronan
  • 2008 and 2009 Member Giving
  • Restorative Justice in Cali, Columbia – M Maher
  • Photo Feature: N CA Grail Gathering

January

  • Welcome New Grail Members: Jacqueline Carroll, Patricia Dillon, Linda Kolts, Deborah Silvestri, Lillian Wall
    • Grail T-shirts available!
  • 2009 National Grail Retreat – C Siemering
  • Grail Finances in the Current Economy – C Holman
  • Welcome, welcome! Obrigada! Obrigado! Portugal First Impressions – T Paulus
  • Excerpts from Miriam Therese MacGillis Program Available On-line
  • Photo feature: Winter Solstice ~ Philadelphia Grail

2008

December

  • Overheard by a Fly on the Stone Wall
  • Grail Member Giving Update, including:Hurricane Relief – T Czerwinski
  • International Meetings, Travels & Events
    • From My Perspective: IC-Network Meeting – M Schwab
    • Notes from Journey: Utrect and Ireland – MG Devlin
    • Graal ~ Portugal ~ 50 Anos – T Paulus
  • Grailville Announces 2009 Program Calendar – P Hansel
  • A Roll-over Extension

October

  • 100 Dollars – J Alves
  • Grail Member Giving Update
  • More In Loving Memory: Gertrude Morris
  • Letter of Thanks – V LaFosse

September

  • Following the 2008 GA – B Hendricks
  • Grail Member Giving: 2007 & 2008 Data
  • In Loving Memory: Gertrude Morris
  • Girls at Grailville – P Hansel
  • Cornwall Metànoia – S Romano
  • Grail Spirituality On-Line Handbook – S Romano
  • Doing M.O.R.E. – J Blackburn
  • Mother & Daughter Experience in S Africa – M Tate & L McHugh
  • Special Visitor at Cornwall

August

  • The 2008 GA (photo feature)
  • Grailville & WIST Team Up for Fall Program – P Hansel
  • In Loving Memory: Josepha Gall
  • UN Civil Society Development Forum
  • A Crime So Monstrous – M Schwab

June

  • A Mighty Oak Is Our Grail: The Upcoming GA – M Tate
  • Summer Programs at Grailville – Grailville Staff
  • “Seeking an Authentic Life,” Philadelphia Retreat (including Hymn of Praise) – A Kane
  • Pause for Peace (including Prayer for Africa) – MK Louchart & M Schwab
  • Grail Wish List, including Grailville Wish

May

  • “It’s a Good Moment in Time”: The Upcoming GA – J Blackburn
  • Moving Forward: More Women Standing Up – J Lamb
  • New Bridge Installed at Grailville
  • Notes from Ireland – C White
  • News About Grail Sisters Around the World
  • NW Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network

April

  • Metànoia: Story of the First Weekend – S Romano
  • Grailville Comprehensive Planning: What We Learned in 2007 – Grailville Staff / Council Coordinating Group
  • In Loving Memory: Luisa Coria
  • The International Grail in Ireland? – MG Devlin & C White
  • Solidarity with Papua Niugini – M Schwab
  • News from Rosaurora Espinosa
  • Philadelphia Grail
  • “Dripping Water Hollows out a Stone” – CSW-51 – J Loanzon
  • 2008 GA
  • GA Registration Form

March

  • 2008 General Assembly – NLT
  • In Loving Memory: Lida Gall
  • En“Chanting” Weekend Benefits Grailville – P Hansel
  • For the Love of Grailville – E Robinson & E Murphy
  • And People Ask, “Why Do You Do These Things?” – J Markle
  • News from Grail Sisters Around the World
  • Photos Feature: Live from the CSW
  • GA Registration Form

February

  • 2007 Member Giving Analysis
  • 2008 General Assembly Prep Begins – J Blackburn
  • In Loving Memory: Gabrielle Miner; Margie Burns
  • Women’s Empowerment: Expanding Our Knowledge, Discovering Our Strengths – S Romano
  • Winter Call for Hope – A Steffy
  • Sisters Write … Two Letters – E Fleischner; E Duell
  • Photo: Winter Solstice in Philadelphia
  • GA Registration Form

January

  • Introducing: Margarita Cabrera, Angelica Contreras, Jada Semidey, Jenna Messier and Judith DeFour-Howard
  • Holiday Greetings from Around the World
  • Request for Responses to the International Spirituality Forum – MA Goering & C Siemering
  • New Directions for Cornwall Programming – S Thomson
  • Metanoia Weekends at Cornwall – C Siemering
  • From Winter 2007 Solstice to Summer 2008 Solstice – S Beaupre
  • Update: Vote on Grailville Land Sale to Heartland Ecovillage – M Bruck
  • General Assembly 2008: Save the Date

2007

December

  • Anticipating General Assembly 2008 – M Tate
  • In Loving Memory: Betty Shuhda
  • Membership is Everybody’s Business – J Blackburn
  • Update on Member Giving
  • Memorials: MI Grail Gathering – S Beaupre
  • Memories and Memoirs, More from the Philadelphia Program – J Heiberg with V Muller
  • Grailville Programs Kick-off with a Bang! – P Hansel
  • Feast of All Saints at Grailville – E Robinson
  • Around the Grail World
  • Commission on the Status of Women 52
  • Special Representative on Violence Against Children – K Twohy
  • Fighting Human Trafficking – M Schwab
  • Statement on Trafficking
  • From the International Spirituality Forum, Summary of Crosti on Eucharist – M Gindhart
  • Grail Nativity in Terra Cotta

November

  • St Mary’s Head Start Preschool, A Grail Success Story – R De Groot
  • CA Grail Retreat photo spread
  • In Loving Memory: Mimi Power
  • Msgr. James Coffey
  • From the International Spirituality Forum, Pessoa poem
  • News from Grail Sisters Around the World
  • Update on Member Giving
  • How to Make Use of the Scholarship Fund – J Blackburn
  • New Coalition on Trafficking – M Schwab
  • Heartland Ecovillage, Process Continues – B Wasmer & M Bruck

October

  • In Loving Memory: Mary Jo Grote, Claire Randall, Joan Lark Sanders, Jeanne Plante Timpanelli
  • Msgr. George V Fogarty
  • New Programs at Grailville – P Hansel
  • Women’s Day of Prayer in Cincinnati – J Blackburn
  • Update on Member Giving

September

  • Young Women of the Americas International Meeting – T Blackburn
  • Musings on the Spirituality Forum in Portugal – C Siemering
  • News From Grail Sisters Around the World
  • Memories and Memoirs, A Creative Writing Workshop in Philadelphia – H Adler plus participant samples
  • The Grailville Democratic Discernment Process – T Paulus
  • Poem by Kate Twohy
  • Why Protect Louisiana? – M Schwab
  • Update on Member Giving
  • Two Websites Reviewed: Ethanol Scam; Running the Numbers – T Paulus

July

  • Towards Shared Spiritual Practice, After the National Meeting and Before the Report – MG Devlin
  • Grailville Story Circles, a Circle of Gold – P Hansel
  • The CSA at Grailville – L Schaareman
  • Robert Wilson: The Poles at Grailville ’68, World Famous Stage and Lighting Director ’07 – T Wilson
  • Grailville Planning Process – Staff / Council Coordinating Group
  • Becoming an Agent of Positive Change – S Romano
  • At the Half-Way Mark, a Look at Member Giving – M Tate
  • Grail Sisters Around the World
  • Grail Development in Tanzania – E Msoffe
  • Greening of Spirit – B Scorrano
  • Global Justice Alerts: Farmers in Developing Countries; Iraq Humanitarian Crisis
  • Honduras Meeting: Young Women of the Americas: S Joslyn & M Schwab
  • A Word A Day …

June

  • Grail Regional Meetings in Preparation for the National Meeting – MG & K Devlin
  • Silent Auction at the National Meeting – L Ling
  • Grailville Story Circles – P Hansel
  • Time in Oaxaca Comes to a Close – D Cornell
  • Women Standing – J Lamb
  • World Environment Day – J Garland

May

  • State of the Center Report: Update from Cornwall – the Cornwall Community
  • Principles of Community at Cornwall
  • An Invitation to our Grail Sisters
  • Program Revitalization Planning Begins at Grailville – P Hansel
  • Hello from the Heartland Ecovillage
  • Where We Are From – from the Good Friday writing circle
  • Grail Seeks Programming Answers – J Blackburn
  • Dissertation on the Grail – Can You Help? T Page
  • Grail Membership, A Treasure to Develop – MA Goering & A Sorrento
  • 2007 National Meeting – C Siemering and Invitation
  • In Loving Memory: Mary Schickel, Judith Hines
  • Peace Moment from the IGA

April

  • CSW – M Schwab; Voices from the Young Women; T Wilson
  • Earth’s Chorus – K Twohy
  • In Loving Memory: Catherine Shea
  • What Did You Do for World Water Day?
  • Action Opportunity re Jon Sobrino – T Wilson
  • 2007 National Meeting: Towards the National Meeting – MG Devlin
  • Peace Moment from the IGA
  • National Meeting Prep Packet: Sharing My Spiritual Practice, in the Garden – L Jones; Spirituality in the Shower – M Ronan

March

  • Grailville Update – B Barr & P Hansel
  • 2007 National Meeting: The Spirit of this Summer’s National Meeting – J Blackburn
  • Continuing Discussion Regarding Use of Oratory by RCWP – C Barton; P Goederer
  • Peace Moment from the IGA
  • Working With Groups, A Facilitation Skills Development Training – L DeCesare
  • Live from the CSW – S Schmidlin
  • Water, More Precious than Oil – J Garland
  • Financial Help Available – J Blackburn
  • National Meeting Prep Packet: Sharing Our Ways of Being Open to the Holy – MG Devlin, How Can I Keep from Singing – C Siemering,
  • National Meeting Registration Form

February

  • New Beginnings ~ New Challenges – B Wasmer
  • Continuing Discussion Regarding Use of Oratory by RCWP – T Wilson; J Chittister
  • 2007 National Meeting on Spirituality: 3 More Pieces – MG Devlin
  • Women and Girls Suffer Most from Conditions in Slums, Warns UN Officials
  • People’s Movement in Oaxaca – D Cornell
  • Grail Development Forum – M Tate
  • National Meeting Prep Packet: International Grail Faith Message, Spirituality Journey in the Grail: Individual or Communal (L Malley, Gumbo Jan 2003), Q&A About Our Grail Spirituality (04 Spirituality Team Report)

January

  • The Council Transitions – B Hendricks
  • 2007 National Meeting on Spirituality – MG Devlin
  • The Grail Myth – S Thomson
  • Parting Reflections – C Siemering
  • Request to use Oratory Raises Issue for Grail Discernment & Decision (RCWP) – M Tate
  • CSW Appeal – MK Louchart
  • Update from Kleinmond – S Timmel
  • From WIST – S Romano & M Tate
  • What Ails Thee? Transformation and the Myth of the Holy Grail, Participant Reflection – M Aguilar
  • 10 Reasons Why Women Should Oppose the US War On Terrorism
  • Holiday Greetings from Portugal
  • National Meeting Prep Packet: The Grail Myth: Origins, Basic Story, Main Themes, Summary, Bibliography

2006

December

  • 2007 National Meeting on Spirituality – MG Devlin
  • Solidarity In the Grail – M Schwab
  • Faith Communities on Trade Justice – L Schaareman
  • Florida Grail – J Alves
  • Regional Nucleus Meetings: Cinci / Midwest, Cornwall
  • Building Beloved Community New Available
  • Law Change Reminder
  • National Meeting Prep Packet: 05 GA Proposal; What is Popular Education? What are Spiritual Practices?

November

  • Peace, War and the Essentials at the IGA – T Paulus
  • CSW 2007 – MK Louchart
  • Grailville Update – J France & B Barr
  • A Buddhist-Christian Meditation Retreat at Grailville: One Person’s Experience – M Bruck
  • Nature: The Song of God – A Sorrento
  • Supporting Women’s Work for Social Transformation – S Romano
  • In Search of the Grail in Philadelphia – L Schaareman
  • Princeton Event – D Lambo
  • NYC Politics & Spirituality: Program on Lebanon, Retreat on Water – E Thomas
  • Change in Law Allows IRA Withdrawal

October

  • Update from Grailville – J France & B Barr
  • Leadership Transition: Reflections on the Election Process – M Tate
  • Membership Voting and the Election Process – C Siemering
  • The IGA Through Kitchen Eyes – K Devlin
  • Reflections on the IGA
  • Speaking about Spirituality, IGA 2006 – MG Devlin
  • Summary Document – J Minkler
  • CA Retreat – M Rodriguez
  • Update from Oaxaca – D Cornell

September

  • 2007 Council Leadership Update – NLT
  • IGA Reflection – MA Goering & M Schwab
  • Reflections on Spirituality and the IGA – MG Devlin
  • Update from Grailville – B Barr
  • Re Building the Beloved Community – J Blackburn

July

  • Council Leadership Transition Continues – M Tate
  • Centers:
  • Centers Quad Coordinator – MA Goering
  • Update from Grailville – B Barr
  • How Does Heartland Advance? – L Schaareman
  • Membership:
  • Membership Quad Coordinator – C Siemering
  • Update on Women Exploring the Grail – J Blackburn
  • Introducing Heather Teagan Blackburn
  • Programming
  • Programming Quad Coordinator
  • Learning to Build the Beloved Community – S Romano
  • Religious Diversity and Anti-Discrimination Training – F Martin
  • Treasurer
  • Treasurer Position
  • Thank You from Pointe Aux Chenes, Louisiana
  • Internationals
  • Update from Oaxaca, Mexico: Teachers’ Strike, Migration – D Cornell
  • It’s Time to Select Council Members
  • Cincinnati Politics and Spirituality – J Blackburn

June

  • Update from Grailville – J France & B Barr
  • Introducing Kate Devlin
  • The Budget is Coming! – M Farrell
  • Grailville Work Weekend – A Steffy

May

  • Leading the Grail Into the Future: the NLT 07-09 – B Hendricks
  • Update from Grailville – J France & B Barr
  • Insert: Criteria Feedback Form, Grailville Comprehensive Planning
  • Grailville Spring Snapshots – T Paulus
  • 2007 National Meeting: Toward Shared Spiritual Practice(s) – P Goederer & MG Devlin
  • New Grail Endeavors in S Africa – S Timmel
  • Justice for Women Symposium – M Sutter
  • IGA at Grailville – J Minkler
  • Grail Documentary Available
  • Insert: Order Form

April

  • A Call to Leadership – C Siemering
  • Authority Revisited, the Issue of Decision-Making – M Tate
  • Philadelphia Retreat – T Czerwinski & A Kane
  • Update from Grailville – J France & B Barr
  • Grail-Led Green Development at Grailville, What Does it Mean? – B Hill
  • Early Feedback to Grailville – B Barr
  • Introducing Beth Barr – M Bruck
  • Journey to Louisiana – J Wilson
  • Call for Photos

March

  • Membership Discernment Process – C Siemering
  • Young Women of the Americas Summit – S Joslyn
  • Popularizing Knowledge Workshop in Kleinmond – M Tate
  • Update from Grailville – J France & B Barr
  • Report on Ecovillage – M Bruck
  • Report of Nucleus Meeting – M Gindhart
  • Introducing Margaret Bisel

February

  • Update from Grailville – J France & B Barr
  • Growing the Grail – J Blackburn
  • Celebrating Mary Kay & Dorothy
  • Current Immigration Reform Debate – M Gindhart
  • Election Process Begins for US International Council Rep – J Minkler
  • International Women’s Day Campaign
  • The Grail in MI – MT Coyle

January

  • Update from Grailville – J France & B Barr
  • Developing Communities: Practicing Theatre for Transformation – S Romano
  • Spirituality Resources: Patches by George Wilson
  • Women of Faith Fighting Feminicide – D Rasenberger, M Maher

2005

December

  • Update from Grailville – J France & B Barr
  • Women’s Task Force Bids Adieu – J Blackburn
  • In Loving Memory: Mary Alice Duddy; Anne Metzler; Sheila Goldstein
  • Spirituality Team in Process of Change – MG Devlin
  • Spirituality Resources, Called to Question by Chittister
  • Introducing Ann Steffy
  • Nucleus Meeting – M Gindhart

November

  • 2005 GA – B Hendricks
  • Proposals as Passed
  • Health of the Grail (M Tate)
  • Grailville poem (A Goering)
  • Lynn Malley In Memory Booklet

October

  • GA Regional Meeting Reports – B Hendricks intro
  • Spirituality Team – MG Devlin
  • Peace and Justice Materials – J Lamb & T Wilson
  • New Member Ceremony – J Blackburn
  • Introducing Laura Kaplan
  • LIEN Meeting in Croatia – J France
  • Grailville Sustainability Papers: Land Preservation & Decline of Oil – ML Lageman & T Paulus
  • Cincinnati Begins P&S – J Blackburn

September

  • Regional Meetings: Centers – L. Malley, B. Hendricks
  • Why I Work at Grailville – R. M. Clark
  • Tomorrow’s Leaders Today – S. Joslyn
  • United Nations for Youth – S. Joslyn
  • Sustainability Paper: How can the land be economically sustainable – M. L. Lageman, T. Paulus
  • Spirituality Team Update – MG Devlin

August

  • Regional Meetings: Mission Stmt and National Strategic Plan – L. Malley, B. Hendricks
  • Church as an Open Door, Columbia – M. Coyle
  • New Member Monica Maher – D. Rasenbrger, E. Thomas
  • WIST – S. Romano, M. Tate
  • Earth Actions: Catherine Shea, Conservation Easement
  • Sustainability Paper: Why Organic – M. L. Lageman, T. Paulus
  • The WTO
  • 4th of July, Claremont, CA – J. Lamb

July

  • Regional Meetings: Membership – L. Malley, B. Hendricks
  • Cosurca Coffee Co-op, Columbia – M. Coyle
  • Grail Peacemakers in Canada – B. Scorrano
  • Catherine Leahy – F. McLaughlin
  • Action Response: CAFTA – M. Sutter
  • Grailville Sustainability Paper – M. L. Lageman, T. Paulus
  • Ecovillage at Grailville – B. Hendricks
  • Day of Transformation: Grail Women Task Force – J. Blackburn

June

  • Regional Meetings – L. Malley, B. Hendricks
  • Afrodes, Columbia – M. Coyle
  • Grail Members in their New Lives: Mary Going, Deidre Cornell
  • Action Opportunities: Bunker Buster Nuclear Bomb, A Gift for Parents
  • Spirituality Resources – A. Hurley
  • Spirituality Team – M. G. Devlin
  • Ecovillage at Grailville –
  • Archive Request – T. Marshall
  • Your Gumbo

May

  • Regional Meetings – L. Malley
  • 6 Women Join the Grail – J. Blackburn
  • Membership Statements: Brigitte Cicero, Magda Durante – Peg Linnehan
  • Ecovillage at Grailville – B. Hendricks
  • Philadelphia Retreat – A. Kane
  • Spirituality Resources: Teihard De Chardin – A. Hurley, T. Paulus
  • Women’s House, Columbia – M. Coyle
  • WTO/GATS (trade in Services) – M. Boyd
  • Water Resolution
  • “Bunker Buster” Nuclear Bomb
  • Peace Resources Available

April

  • What the Grail Needs Now – M. G. Devlin
  • Global Week of Action
  • Health Care in Columbia – M. Coyle
  • The Grail at the UN – T. Wilson
  • Ecovillage at Grailville – R. morin, B. hendricks
  • Spirituality Resources
  • In Loving Memory of Gale Bonhomme and Mary Imelda Buckley

March

  • Sale of Land at Grailville – L. Malley
  • Spirituality Team – R. Gallant. J. Wilson
  • Spirituality Resources – A. Hurley, D. Lambo
  • Ecovillage at Grailville – R. Morin
  • In Loving Memory: Emily Gale Bonhomme
  • In Loving Memory: Mary Imelda Buckley
  • In Loving Memory : Stella Timmel
  • Holy Week at Grailville

February

  • 2005 General Assembly
  • Women’s Leadership & Training – S. Roman, M. Tate
  • Grail Ecovillage at Grailville – B. Hendricks
  • Young Women of Americas – A. Contreras
  • Reflections from Colombia – M. Coyle
  • International Visitors coming
  • International Travel Opportunity
  • Spirituality Team – M. G. Devlin
  • Spirituality Resources – A. Hurley

January

  • Authority in the Grail – L. Malley
  • Grail/ville Archives – J. Blackburn
  • Grailville’s Birthday
  • Women Exploring Membership – J. Blackburn
  • Reflections from Colombia – Marguerite Coyle
  • Spirituality Team – M. G. Devlin
  • Spirituality Resources – A. Hurley
  • Caring for our Planet
  • Netherlands Greetings

2004

November

  • Where is the Younger Generation? – B. Hendricks, R. Sclafani
  • Reflections from the Network Forum – M. Gindhart, M. Tate
  • 10 ways to Connect with the Networks – M. Tate
  • NYC Politics & Spirituality – E. Thomas
  • Cincinnati Women’s Day of Prayer – J. Blackburn
  • Spirituality Team – M. G. Devlin
  • Spirituality Resources – A. Hurley
  • Commission on the Status of Women

September

  • In Praise of Diversity – L. Malley
  • NLT Short-list of Issues
  • New Jersey Outreach – D. Lambo
  • Belarus Report – N. MAtura
  • Spirituality Team – M.G. Devlin
  • Spirituality Resources – A. Hurley
  • National Retreat – M. Gindhart
  • National retreat Resources – D. Rasenberger
  • In Memory: Stephen Cooney – E. Fleischner
  • In Memory: Mary Kane – W. Schickel
  • Sacred Circle – K. Walzer
  • My Psalm – Philadelphia Grail Retreat
  • Demilitarism Resources – T. Wilson

July

  • Women’s Day of Prayer: Cincinnati – K. Walzer
  • Spirituality Team – M. G. Devlin
  • Training for community Transformation – e. Nazombe
  • Idaho Seedlings Project – C. Craighill
  • Philadelphia Retreat – H. Adler, A. Kane
  • International Quad News – J. Minkler
  • International Questionnaire

May

  • In Memory of Mary Kane
  • National Retreat: Multitude of Radiant Colors
  • Spirituality Team Update: Spirituality in the Grail – M. G. Devlin
  • Earth Spirits at Grailville
  • Member List Updates
  • Age Wise
  • Membership Development & Unconquerable World – I. Metamoros
  • US Grail Internationally – J. Minkler
  • Women of the Americas – S. Joslyn
  • Spanish Language TFCT – M. Tate
  • Women’s Task Force – K. Walzer