Entries by Shannon Hughes

God Is for the Brokenhearted

God is for the brokenhearted. For Erica Garner, who fought for more just policing after losing her father, and for us if we can allow the pain of the world to break our hearts.

Shannon Hughes is the Senior Assistant Director of the Dorothy Day Center for Faith and Justice at Xavier University in her hometown of Cincinnati, OH. Prior to her work at Xavier, Shannon managed education programs for NETWORK, a Catholic social justice lobby in Washington, DC, and has also worked in affordable housing and as a JV in the Marshall Islands.