One Small Step, sing the pupils of Cappabue National School, to save our planet. Visit RESOURCE on this website to see a great new 31-page booklet on practical things to do, re Energy, Green Cleaning, Plastics, Purchasing, and more.
Vanessa Nakate from Uganda is one! In December 2019, Nakate was one of a handful of youth activists to speak at the COP25 gathering in Spain. In early January 2020, she joined around 20 other youth climate activists from around the world to publish a letter to participants at the World Economic Forum in Davos
One of the Christian Brothers in Ireland brought a group of students to Zambia as part of their social education programme. He took them round to see various mission activities. One day he brought them to visit the Hospice for people dying of AIDS in Cicetekelo.
Pandemic – Poem by Lynn Ungar What if you thought of it – as the Jews consider the Sabbath— the most sacred of times? Cease from travel.
To see the wonders of your world. What if you thought of it – as the Jews consider the Sabbath— the most sacred of times? Cease from travel. Cease from buying and selling. Give up, just for now, on trying to make the world different than it is. Sing.
Letter from Liberia Read more
Sister Bridget Lacey writes about how Corona virus is affecting the people in Voinjama county in Liberia. Mutual trust with the people.
A country ravaged by socio-political unrest faces increased suffering. The struggle between the French speaking government and West Cameroon continues.
“Today, on the feast of St. Joseph the Worker and the day dedicated to workers, let us pray for all workers, so that no one might be without work and all might be paid a just wage. May they benefit from the dignity of work and the beauty of rest.”
“Work contains goodness within itself” Pope Francis
On June 6th 1920 Fr Joseph Shanahan was ordained Bishop of Onitsha in south-east Nigeria, where he had been on mission for twenty years. His mission was to bring God’s love to the people. Dying in Kenya in 1943, his body was brought back to be buried in Onitsha Cathedral among his people.
Holy Rosary Girls’ School, Edenvale, founded 1940 with 7 pupils, now celebrates 80 years, – and 900 students! Praising God for all His blessings.