Preachers of Adrian
impelled by the Gospel
and outraged by the injustices
of our day
Stirred by the Wisdom of God
and rooted in our
communal study and life in community,
we challenge heresies of local and global
domination, exploitation, and greed
that privilege some, dehumanize others,
and ravage Earth.
We confront our racist attitudes
and root out racist practices
in our lives and systems.
We confront systems
where women are denied freedom,
equality, and full personhood.
We walk in solidarity with people
who are poor
and challenge structures
that impoverish them.
We practice non-violent peacemaking.
We promote lay leadership
and shared decision-making
for a renewed Church.
We live right relationships with
We claim the communal authority
and responsibility of our
We commit ourselves
to live this Vision.
Adopted at General Chapter of 2004, reaffirmed at General Chapters of 2010 and 2016.