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Discover Your Neighbor, Peru

Step 2: Make Personal Connections

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 READ the following stories and then discuss and reflect. FAITH PERSPECTIVE  NEIGHBORHOOD FOCUS CARE OF CREATIONEDUCATOR'S GUIDEFill in the form

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What are you doing or what can you do to help protect the air for all people and creation?

Step 2: Make Personal Connections

Share0 Share +10 Tweet0 READ the FAITH PERSPECTIVE and NEIGHBORHOOD FOCUS stories.WATCH Sr. Joji’s video. In small groups REFLECT on the following questions: Where are you on

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Discover Your Neighbor, Covid 19

Faith Perspective

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 “Trauma is anything that is overwhelming or too much to handle. This COVID-19 pandemic has been overwhelming on a global basis, it has paralyzed the world and caused

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Sister Joji Fenix provides an ecological tour of her ministry in Panama.

Faith Perspective

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 Ever considered how people from all over the world could affect the air you breathe? In Panama Maryknoll Sister Joji Fenix considers this daily in her ecological work.

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Neighbor Focus

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 After the earth quaked, the ocean flooded the town with a wall of water causing a nuclear accident in Fukushima, Japan, on March 11, 2011. The nuclear waste poisoned the

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At the center in Panama people learn how to create healthy environment that is centered in God’s love.

Neighbor Focus: Panama

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 “When I arrived in Darien, Panama, 29 years ago I did not know how to take care of the land,” explains Auristela Hernandez as she sits on a bench at the Pastoral Center

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Step 3: Explore Scripture and Tradition

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 READ ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:Old Testament: Sirach 38:1-8Life of Jesus: Matthew 4:23-25  Christian Living: James 5:13-15 In small groups REFLECT on the following

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The wind moves the Holy Spirit throughout people’s lives.

Step 3: Explore Scripture and Tradition

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 READ ONE OF THE FOLLOWING:Old Testament: Genesis 2:4-7Life of Jesus: John 20: 19-23Christian Living: Acts 2: 1-4REFLECT: The Hebrew word ruah means “wind,” “breath”

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What Does The Church Say?

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 “We are faced not with two separate crises, one environmental and the other social, but rather with one complex crisis, which is both social and environmental. Strategies

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When it comes to the care of our ‘common home’ we are living at a critical moment in history.

What Does The Church Say?

Share0 Tweet0 Share +10 “I find it encouraging that you are proposing an initiative for reducing air pollution. Accepting the urgency, it seems clear to me also that climate change is a problem

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