In our latest edition of Messenger, the MCC focused on the human trafficking industry in Missouri, the United States and worldwide. We interviewed Sr. Jeanne Christensen, Justice Advocate and Sister of Mercy, who works to educate people about human trafficking in Kansas City and surrounding areas.
In a related story, the Kansas City Star this week published an article about Catholic sisters, in response to the urging of Vatican II 50 years ago, who work along Troost Avenue in Kansas City to try to intervene in the dangerous lives of prostitutes, the poor and addicted. As part of their efforts to change lives, these sisters also collabortate with Kris Wade of the Justice Project. Read the entire article here to learn more about the lives of these great sisters.