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Breathe in the Woods

By Kimberly Wright | May 17, 2019 | 2 Comments

As we think about spring, let’s reflect for a minute about the effect sunshine can have on our bodies, mind, and spirit

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | April 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Perhaps you are interested in making a long-term commitment to the sustainability of our planet through meatless meals

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | April 12, 2019 | 1 Comment

A question to ponder: If beef was more expensive, would you eat as much of it?

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | April 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

What if there was one small change you could make that would add up to a big difference for the health of the planet and help you to live healthily? Would you try it?

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | March 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

“Greater scarcity of water will lead to an increase in the cost of food and the various products which depend on its use.”

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Friday Food Fast Facts

By Sister Barbara Battista | March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

We commit ourselves … to live as citizens of Earth community with a common future. We commit to setting specific, measurable personal and group goals for simple living, wise use of Earth’s resources and love for one another

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‘Friday Food Fast Facts’

By Sister Barbara Battista | March 15, 2019 | 4 Comments

Lent is also a time when some choose to fast by abstaining from eating meat one or more days a week or simply becoming more intentional about their food choices

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‘Friday Food Fast Facts’

By Sister Barbara Battista | March 8, 2019 | 2 Comments

‘We commit ourselves to deepen our understanding of the principles of eco-justice and environmental responsibility.’

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Practical ways to reduce CO2 emissions

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | January 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

One big way is to change our diet. For each day of the week that we eat vegetarian rather than consume meat, we reduce our carbon footprint by 700 lbs. annually.

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What is your word for 2019?

By Sister Dawn Tomaszewski | December 31, 2018 | 2 Comments

I want to pass on the gift of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods

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We still need your help!

By Jason Moon | December 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Fill out the Providence Climate Agreement pledge form and act today! Ask your friends and family to join you!

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Staying warm and reducing your carbon footprint

By Jeanne Rewa | December 12, 2018 | 2 Comments

Have an even greater impact by encouraging a similar change in institutions you are a part of, for example your workplace, school, or faith community.

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Ecospirituality has been defined as “a manifestation of the spiritual connection between human beings and the environment.” As members of one sacred Earth community, the Sisters of Providence have committed themselves individually and communally to care for our resources and to make decisions regarding their current and future use as they seek to balance their individual and SP communal economic needs with the sustainability needs of Earth community.

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