Planting Sr. Dot

At Sister Dot’s funeral a peasant stood up and declared: “Sister Dot, we are not burying you; we are planting you.”  Sr. Dorothy Stang was from rural Ohio and was one of the small minority of defenders of the environment whose murder was prosecuted. “Sister Dot: A...

Catholics lead climate strikes

Pope Francis called Catholics to “go into the streets” and demand action on climate change. On 24 May, young Catholics and their parents, teachers, aunts, and uncles in 100+ Catholic events responded in a big way by joining 1.5 million people in the global climate...

Lenten journey continues

This year, 1,000 people committed to eating plant-based meals as part of their practice of Lent. Fasting from meat during Lent is part of our Catholic tradition, and a way to live in the simplicity and humility that Jesus offers us.We invite everyone to commit to this...