Social Action Summer Institute (SASI)

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August 18, 2021 - Virtual SASI 2021 titled, Mercy and Mental Health: Strengthening Our Pastoral Reponse, ran from Wednesday, July 14 through Thursday, July 15.  It was the first time that SASI was offered in English, Spanish and American Sign Language (ASL) thanks to our sponsors.  Recordings and resources wil be available on this page until October 1, and then they will be archived in the Members Area of the website.

18 de agosto de 2021 - SASI virtual 2021 titulado, Misericordia y salud mental: Fortalecando nuestra respuesta pastoral, se desarrolló desde el miércoles 14 de julio hasta el jueves 15 de julio. Fue la primera vez que SASI se ofreció en inglés, español y lenguaje de señas estadounidense gracias a nuestros patrocinadores. Las grabaciones y los recursos estarán disponibles en esta página hasta el 1 de octubre y luego se archivarán en el Área de miembros del sitio web.

SASI 2021 Recordings and Resources

All times listed in EASTERN.

  • 1:00 - 1:45 PM - Opening Prayer Service  
  • 2:00 - 2:45 PM - New Member Meeting
  • 3:00 - 3:30 PM - Results presentation by Dr. Tom Ryan and Ashley Elisar, Loyola Institute for Ministry, New Orleans
  • 3:45 - 4:30 PM - Panel Response from our national collaborating organizations
  • 4:45 PM - 5:20 PM - CCHD highlight
  • 5:20 - 5:30 PM - Closing Prayer Service

Wednesday, July 14, 2021 (*All times EASTERN!)

Thursday, July 15, 2021 (*All times EASTERN!)


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Resources from Virtual SASI 2020 

Virtual SASI, Combating Racism: Transforming Words into Action took place virtually on Thursday, July 23, 2020. Programming began with an opening spiritual reflection by the Most Rev. Shelton J. Fabre, bishop, Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux and chairman of the USCCB Ad Hoc Committee Against Racism. Workshops followed, and the afternoon concluded with a short prayer service.  Please see the Members Area for recordings and resources. 

Resources from SASI 2019 

All resources are availabe in the Members Area of the website. 

Thank you to our generous sponsors who work to make this event possible!

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