Eco Catholic: Late March saw an amazing week in the Salvadoran struggle against mining. And we owe much of the magic to Gov. Carlos Padilla from the Philippines.
Eco Catholic: The Ignatian Solidarity Network program has presented thousands of high school students with actions aimed at understanding how daily choices affect the world around them.
Global Sisters Report: About 40 Bon Secours sisters from Peru are on the ground providing health care.
Eco Catholic: The Global Catholic Climate Movement is inviting Catholics worldwide to use the April 22-23 weekend as a time to perform acts of mercy for the Earth.
Eco Catholic: Have you spotted the fake trees in your neighborhood that hide cell phone towers? When I see them, I think of the cemeteries filled with plastic flowers.
Global Sisters Report: In Kenya, the Dominican Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart and the Dimesse Sisters have learned how to produce bounty from a small footprint of land.
Eco Catholic: I don't want to intrude on creation's great vastness and seasonality to rage at death. We can love things and we can lose them.
Ecology Preview: Christianity has a long record of loving nature and worshiping with nature in tow. Pagans do as well.
Keith Helmuth has had reason to cry over the ecological landscape of Earth, his common home, these last 70-plus years. From the window of a jetliner on a clear, moonlit night, Helmuth spied the vast expanse of the Amazon watershed, where down below the scale of the destruction of clear-cut rain forest was “stunning,” he recalled.
Eco Catholic: When someone is headed full speed toward a precipice, the smartest and holiest thing to do is to repent, to make a total change in direction.