What is the Marianist Social Justice Collaborative?

The Marianist Social Justice Collaborative (MSJC) began in 1998 as a means to promote education and action for social justice within the Marianist Family.

our story

Since our founding, we have continued to work for the following vision:

to educate the Marianist Family about social justice

to help Marianist Family members network around common social justice concerns

to serve as an advocate for a more just social order and a sustainable environment 

to provide community reflection and support for Marianists to do the work of justice in the world and in their lives

LGBT Video Now Has French Subtitles

Our LGBT Initiative Team's video titled Living our Marianist Charism: Embracing the LGBTQ+ Community has officially been translated into French! Just follow the link above and the steps below: 
- Click on the settings gear at the bottom of the video 
- Then click on subtitles/CC
- Finally, select subtitles-3 French

We feel honored to be able to continue to expand the audience that can engage with this video. Vous jouissez!

MSJC is Hiring a Full Time Director

What's New

The Marianist Family Council of North America (MFC-NA) is searching for a Director for the Marianist Social Justice Collaborative (MSJC). The current director, Jim Vogt, is retiring and a full-time director will be hired to begin in January. The complete position description and information on how to apply may be found here.  
Applications must include:
- a cover letter
- an updated resume
- three references
- a writing or presentation sample

Applications must be received by Friday, October 22, 2021. 

MSJC focuses on seven specific social justice issues. These issues are tackled by issue teams that plan yearly goals, create resources for Marianists to use, organize legislative support and outreach, work in collaboration with other justice-oriented organizations, and much more!


Our Issue Teams

Racial Justice

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Environmental Justice

coordinated by the Marianist
Environmental education center

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Women + Justice

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LGBT Initiative

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Immigrant Justice

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Death Penalty Abolition
and Restorative Justice

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Adele Social Justice

Young Adult Outreach

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Other Programs

What else is happening at the MSJC?

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October 2021

Justice Jottings Highlights

Connecting Respecting Life with Integral Ecology

Respecting Trans Lives Reflection

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