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CSJ to Deliver Prayer at Democratic National Convention

Sister of St. Joseph Catherine Pinkerton of Cleveland will deliver the closing prayers Wed., Aug. 27, after Barack Obama names his running mate at the Democratic National Convention in Denver.

For the past 24 years, Pinkerton, 86, who lives in Cleveland, has worked for Network, a national Catholic social-justice lobby in Washington, D.C., where she works to establish international trade and investment policies that benefit the United States as well as the developing world.

Fontbonne University is sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Louis Province.

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