Stories about

Environmental Justice

Have you noticed?

By Sister Barbara Sheehan | November 23, 2019 |

“These weather pattern changes challenge agriculture, our food sources and peoples’ life …”

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Eating for a Healthier Planet

By Lorrie Heber | October 29, 2019 |

After a dozen years, I can tell you that we eat better than ever.

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Our Changing Woods

By Sisters of Providence | August 23, 2019 |

Come take a walk in the Woods of Indiana with Sister Rosemary and Dr. Speer

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Climate Change Task Force moving forward!

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | August 1, 2019 |

Please join us in our efforts to save Earth before it is too late

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Sister Helen Vinton brings hope in an unsteady environment

By Sister Donna Butler | May 24, 2019 |

“Currently, climate change is the biggest threat to many Louisiana families, changing how and where they live and make a living,” says Sister Helen Vinton. Families in coastal Louisiana have suffered greatly.

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Practical ways to reduce CO2 emissions

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | January 10, 2019 |

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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Staying warm and reducing your carbon footprint

By Jeanne Rewa | December 12, 2018 |

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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‘Green’ Investments

By Sister Barbara Sheehan | November 15, 2018 |

Will you join in with your investment choices? Will you sign on to the Providence Climate Agreement if you haven’t done so?

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Writing a Manifesto

By Sisters of Providence | October 5, 2018 |

… our recent focus on intersectionality helped illustrate the inescapable connections between people and a dangerously changing planet …

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Growing Earth into the future, from where you are

By Sister Jeanne Hagelskamp | September 12, 2018 |

“Mindful of the effect of climate injustice on the cosmos, Earth, and its people, particularly the most vulnerable, we commit to work against climate injustice by collectively reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by two million pounds by June 2019, and by advocating for strong environmental policy.”

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Labor Day 2018

By Sister Barbara Sheehan | August 30, 2018 |

Let us take time, then, to reflect on laborers and some of their realities that need our attention and faithful actions

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Meditation on Creation

By Sisters of Providence | August 17, 2018 |

The life of humans is interconnected with the healthy life of the environment and all creation

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