“We were a small outcropping of that great undersea world of the church that American Catholics, and non-Catholics, appreciate as the teeming environment where the church lives out the Word in deeds” (Campbell, 2015, p.135).
Campbell, S. & Gibson, D. (2014). A nun on the bus: How all of us can create hope, change, and community. New York, NY: HarperOne.
For definitions of Outcropping, consult the Oxford English Dictionary.