‘Pilgrimage of trust,’ Taizé Community come to Pine Ridge Reservation

Taizé brothers, South Dakota organizers welcome 600 pilgrims to weekend of prayer

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Pilgrims from all over the world came May 24-27 to a hot and dusty stretch of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation prairie land bounded by the Black Hills and the Badlands to learn about and practice trust and reconciliation, overcome stereotypes, form friendships and grow in faith. […]

Video: Michael Two Bulls reflects at beginning of the Taizé pilgrimage

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Michael Two Bulls, one of the organizers of the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, reflects on his hopes for the gathering on its opening day when a stiff wind surrounded the encampment with flies.

Video: Taylor Andrade reflects on what Taizé has meant to her

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Taylor Andrade, from Pierre, South Dakota and one of the organizers of the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, reflects on her life and how Taizé help her find her faith.

Video: Robert Two Bulls notes importance of Taizé coming to Red Shirt

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] The Rev. Robert Two Bulls Sr., who has led the people of Christ Episcopal Church in Red Shirt, discusses the importance of this place and his hope for the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

Video: Maureen Booher reflects on how Taizé has changed her

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota]  Maureen Booher, from the Lower Brule Reservation in South Dakota and one of the organizers of the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, reflects on how Taizé’s silence has changed her outlook on her future and her […]

Video: Leena Fofonoff reflects on meeting the Lakota at Taizé Pine Ridge

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Leena Fofonoff, a Skolt Sami from Lapland, says that Taizé gave her the chance to meet Lakota people and learn that the struggles of the two indigenous groups are similar. By coming to the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” on the Pine Ridge […]

Video: Brother Alois reflects on Taizé Red Shirt pilgrimage

[Episcopal News Service – Red Shirt Table, South Dakota] Brother Alois, abbot of the Taizé community in France, reflects on his hopes for the May 24-27 Taizé “pilgrimage of trust on earth” held on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.