Justice Issues

Show this cartoon to the Climate Deniers – Why ‘Laudato Si’ is prophetic

EARTH DAY 2017 Randall Munroe is a genius scientist/cartoonist. He is renowned the world over, amongst comic and cartoon buffs, as the artist behind xkcd. Munroe combines...

EARTH WEEK: Why Laudato Si’ is a great hymn to our Creator

I BELIEVE! A Hymn of Creation to celebrate Earth Week 2017! Click on heading above to open awe-inspiring scenery of the Earth and the song "I...

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...

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...