Johnnette to Co-host Historic Convocation for EWTN

Johnnette Benkovic and Dr. Jonathon Reyes

                        Johnnette Benkovic and Dr. Jonathon Reyes

Johnnette Benkovic will serve as co-host of EWTN’s coverage of the historic convocation of Catholic leaders who are coming together in Orlando, Florida next weekend to come up with ways to bring the joy of the Gospel into the fabric of our nation.

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Women of Grace® Flourishing in South Florida

Llenas de Gracia: Las Mujeres y la Vida Abundante Study group at St. Mark's Parish in Southwest Ranches, Florida

Llenas de Gracia: Las Mujeres y la Vida Abundante study group at St. Mark’s Parish in Southwest Ranches, Florida

By Christine Moore

On June 8, 2017, St. Mark’s in Southwest Ranches, Florida hosted a beautiful graduation ceremony for the completion of their Llenas de Gracia: Las Mujeres y la Vida Abundante study group, graduating 31 new women into the Women of Grace® family.

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Women as Peace Builders

8751786_sCommentary by Christine Moore

Johnnette’s UN speech was inspiring for many reasons, but what I loved the most was the way it opened my eyes to a deeper understanding of God’s mission for women and finding it through our authentic femininity. After reflecting on it more, I couldn’t help but question why I had never seen myself, or women in general, as makers and builders of peace. Because of this, her speech taught me how crucial our roles are as women.

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Women of Grace Retreat to Explore and Celebrate Fatima Centenary!

Fatima Shrine at  Malvern Retreat Center

Fatima Shrine at Malvern Retreat Center

Women of Grace is returning to Malvern, Pennsylvania for its annual retreat and this one is bound to be even more powerful than usual because we will be celebrating a quintessential moment in the history of the Church – the 100th anniversary of the Marian apparitions at Fatima.

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In the Shadow of History: Memorable Moments at the UN

IMG_2324Commentary by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS

History was made two weeks ago, when Women of Grace® founder, Johnnette Benkovic, delivered a message about the dignity and vocation of women to the world stage at the United Nations – a message delivered while standing in the shadow of the same Pilgrim Virgin Statue that first visited this global entity 65 years ago!

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Calling All Catholic Women Leaders!

36165331 - mature business woman.If you are a Catholic woman who is interested in becoming an active leader and mentor in the world, the Women of Grace® Benedicta Leadership Institute for Women® is offering several new courses for graduate credit at SS. Cyril and Methodius Seminary in Orchard Lake, Michigan from June 19 – 30.

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Our Lady’s Miraculous Return to the United Nations

Pilgrim virginOn May 12, 2017, the United Nations World Apostolate of Fatima Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima will be carried into Conference Room 2 at the UN for a two-hour event commemorating the 100th anniversary of the apparitions at Fatima. What most people don’t know is that she’s been here before – in 1952 – and she has been orchestrating a return journey ever since.

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