Justice

HUMANITARIAN CRISIS IN EAST AFRICA

FAMINE IN EAST AFRICA Parts of South Sudan are already in famine whileareas of northern Kenya and southern Ethiopia are in the midst of...

SEASON OF CREATION – September 1 – October 4

During 1989 the Orthodox Church proclaimed September 1 as the World Day of Prayer for Creation. In 2015 Pope Francis united the Roman Catholic...

Deep Ocean Mining – the latest rape of Mother Earth

Just when you think it can’t get any worse regarding environmental destruction – it does! Off the coast of Papua New Guinea a Canadian mining...

Ghana’s “Sodom and Gomorrah”

To mark the first anniversary of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si, GLOBAL SISTERS REPORT, a project of the National Catholic Reporter, has begun a...

Paris Agreement – time for action now!

THE PARIS AGREEMENT - Where do we go from here?  What needs to happen next?   Last Friday, 22 April, Ireland, along with many other nations signed...

Where there is no vision, the people perish

With these words from the Book of Proverbs Fr Seán Healy SMA summed up his address to the COMECE's Plenary Assembly last week. One...

SMA Parish launches Thumbprint campaign

During Advent 2015, St Joseph's SMA Parish in Wilton, Cork participated in the Thumbprint exercise being championed by the SMA Justice group - making...

We are one single human family

Slowly we are becoming more and more conscious of the fact that no woman is an island. Whilst Ireland might geographically be an...