Marianne Comfort


Marianne is the justice coordinator for Earth, antiracism, and women for the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas. She is a steering committee member of both the Global Catholic Climate Movement and the U.S.-based Catholic Climate Covenant. She is also the facilitator of the Inter-religious Working Group on Extractive Industries, which aims to be in solidarity with people in the US and around world impacted by mining, deforestation, and megadams. The Sisters of Mercy have been engaged with Church-based groups in the Amazon and will be engaged in education and advocacy around the upcoming Synod in the Amazon.