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Season of Creation 2021
The Season of Creation begins on September 1 to October 4, the Feast of St Francis of Assisi. Pope Francis encourages us to participate in the worldwide celebration of prayer and action to protect our common home.
Voices that Challenge
From our Blog
It is impossible to turn on the news or read a newspaper these days without being confronted with catastrophic natural disasters (wildfires, droughts, floods, etc.) throughout the world. The world’s top scientists are telling us that climate change is not something that will happen in the future. It is here
Care for Our Common Home
May 19, 2021 In February I wrote a blog about the book co-authored by the World Parliament of Religions and the United Nations Environment Programme entitled Faith for Earth: A Call for Action. The authors intent for the book was to raise an awareness of the importance of a moralContinue reading
Climate change affects those who are least responsible
Caps to Benches Project
"Every cap or lid that goes into a bench does not go into the landfill. A win-win for us all!”
EarthConnection now has two lovely benches made of recycled plastic caps and lids at the building’s front entrance as well as a large picnic table. Caps continue to arrive daily from across the country. S. Winnie Brubach and service-learning students from Mount St. Joseph University (MSJU) sorted, cleaned, weighed, and prepared the caps for transport. S. Winnie and Administrative Assistant Sue DiTullio drove to Evansville, Indiana to pick up the new bench (185 pounds) and table (550 pounds).