Collection Info

New Ways Ministry (U.S.) Records

Span Dates: 1965 - on-going

Volume: 26.2 cubic ft. plus 6.0 cubic ft. unprocessed

Description

New Ways Ministry Records are closely related to the papers of Robert Nugent, who with Jeanine Gramick S.S.N.D., founded the organization in 1977. The collection includes publications, records of events, seminars, and workshops, and subject files. The collection is located in the Marquette University Archives (Milwaukee, WI). A finding aid is available in the repository.

Hist/Bio Note

New Ways Ministry was founded in 1977 by Robert Nugent and Jeanine Gramick S.S.N.D. to serve gay and lesbian Catholics. More information about the organization is available on their website.
http://mysite.verizon.net/~vze43yrc/

Finding Aid

A finding aid is available at the Special Collections Department for the processed materials. Contact the department for more information.
http://libus.csd.mu.edu/record=b1957945

Location

The collection is housed at the University of Marquette Special Collections and Archives Department in the Catholic Social Action Collection. Use the following web address to contact staff or use the search function to locate the collection.
http://www.marquette.edu/library/collections/archives/index.html

Index Terms

DignityNew Ways Ministry (U.S.)Nugent, RobertCatholicCatholic gays -- United States Church work with gays -- United StatesEx-priests, Catholic -- United StatesGay liberation movement -- Religious aspectsGays -- Religious LifeHomosexuality -- History -- 20th centuryLesbianism -- Religious aspectsLesbians -- Religious lifeHomosexuality -- Religious aspects -- ChristianityWomen and religionGramick, Jeannine