Who We Are

Young Clergy Women International is a network of the youngest ordained clergy women, defined as those under forty. …read more…

Our Community

We are our members. The young clergy women that join our project make us the dynamic group we are. …read more…

Our Publications

YCWI publishes new, fresh and evocative articles every Tuesday and Thursday written by members of our community on Fidelia’s Sisters. …read more…

Our Conferences

YCWI offers conferences for continuing education and in-person fellowship. …read more…

Fidelia Magazine Articles

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Bind Us Together

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I’ve almost finished my first year as senior pastor at…

A Curse Word and A Cocktail

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I swiped left after left. Conflicting political understandings.…
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The Attempted Intimidation of Mary Magdalene

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This is a poem based on Matthew 28:4, 11-15, reminding us that…
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We are Three

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“But they are dead; those two are dead! Their spirits…
picture of fruits of the spirit passage from the book of Galatians in the Christian Bible

Notes to Myself: Commitments for Talking Politics with Care

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Monastic rules of life have drawn Christians through the…
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Fascinating Failure

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I doubt anyone really enjoys failing, but some of us seem to…

Enough with “Enough”: A Review of Seculosity by David Zahl

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“Do you remember the days when the Sunday school was full and…

You Are Found: A Review of One Coin Found, a Memoir by Emmy Kegler

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When the Reverend Emmy Kegler gave a toast at my wedding,…