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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...

Jewel of the Universe

  How I love you Mother Earth JEWEL OF THE UNIVERSE. Perfectly positioned You encourage life and sustain it.   Upon you, humankind rushes to and fro seldom stopping to acknowledge Your...

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...