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Social Justice, Peace

Climate Justice & Indigenous Allyship

Event Date: 
June 11, 2016 - 10:00am
At this Saturday, June 11 event from Faith & the Common Good, speakers will address the complexities of Canada’s climate future and our relationship with Indigenous peoples. Participants can engage with one another regarding Indigenous teachings.
 
Tickets are $35 and include lunch. Click here for the website. 
 
Location
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario

Reflection on International Day for Biodiversity

May 22 marks “International Day for Biodiversity.” What is biodiversity and why is it important? The term refers to the diversity and variety and interconnectedness of the biological world.

Reflection for Earth Day, April 22

For several years I was involved in ministry as a hospital chaplain. My role during this time was to be a listening, compassionate presence, to offer support, comfort and spiritual guidance when appropriate to the patients and their families who were struggling with issues of loss, grief and hopelessness. 

April 17: Feast Day of St. Kateri

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha (1656 – April 17, 1680), was known as “Lily of the Mohawks.” April 17 marks her Feast Day as a patron saint of ecology.

Greening Sacred Spaces - Sacred Connections Through Water

In mid-March, CSJ Associates held their annual “Assembly Day” — a workshop to increase awareness of current social issues and apply what is learned in daily life, into our families and into the different communities to which we belong.

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