Justice Issues

Africa’s Great Green Wall and The ‘Laudato Tree’ Project ©*

In the past year we have heard a lot about building a wall between Mexico and the United States. A wall about keeping people...

REFUGEES – An upside down poem!

They have no need of our help So do not tell me These haggard faces could belong to you or me Should life have...

Seeking New Avenues for Women in Church Decision-making

Editor's Note: SMA missionaries have seen at first hand the crucial role of women in promoting and fostering the faith in Africa. In our...

Pro-Life or Pro-Birth – Is there a difference? Sr. Joan Chittister believes there is.

Editor's Note: Benedictine Sister Joan Chittister is an international lecturer and award-winning author of more than 50 books. She is the founder and executive director...

21 US children take on their Government in Climate Action lawsuit

"At the heart of this suit is the principle of intergenerational equity. In essence, the 21 plaintiffs in Juliana say that the federal government’s...

Three Faiths Forum, Cork

Let us join hands and promote integration and peace Press Statement, July 2017 We, the members of the Three Faiths Forum in Cork, condemn all acts...

Pope Francis endorses the Laudato Si’ Pledge

Writing on behalf of the Global Catholic Climate Movement, Marisa Vertrees, has contacted the SMA Communications Office to inform us that Pope Francis has...

Antarctica’s topography changed by major fracture – linked to global warming

A 5800 square kilometre iceberg, that weighs over a trillion tonnes, has broken away from the Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica. It now...