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

Holy Housework

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by Sarah Kinney Gaventa The work of Lent is something of a spiritual…

One Wedding… and a Funeral?

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by Ann Bonner-Stewart I have this dorky parish clergy daydream.…

Did You Really Just Say That?

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by Stacey Midge Ministers are often the recipients of odd and…

Whose Hair Is It, Anyway?

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by Sarah Kinney Gaventa Judge for yourselves: is it proper for…

The Light of Christ

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OK, so it was a cheesy children’s sermon anyway. Though most…

A State of The Young Clergy Women Project Update

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I suppose January is as good of time as any to take stock in…

Body Beautiful

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by Kate Smanik Moyes I struggle with the notion of embodied…

Breastfeeding as Spiritual Practice

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by Melissa Wilcox The mother can lay her child tenderly to her…