Praised be the Incarnate Word!
Tag: Laudato Si
FIRST DIOCESAN SIGNIFICANT ACTION: “WE CARE FOR THE CREATION, WITH PETER THE FISHERMAN”
There is a nobility in the duty to care for creation through little daily actions. (Laudato Si’, 211)
As part of the closing ceremonies to celebrate 130 years of Colegio Mexicano, the educational community participated in the First CM Green Week in September, where various activities were carried out.
Part of the mission of Incarnate Word Academy is to “make a positive impact on the world,” which includes all of creation, not just human beings.
Pope Francis in his message to the whole world, Laudato Si, challenged us to take scientific findings about climate change and global warming seriously, but he noted that spirituality is needed as much as science. He wrote, “’Praise be to you, my Lord’. In the words of this beautiful canticle, Saint Francis of Assisi reminds us that our common home is like a sister with whom we share our life and a beautiful mother who opens her arms to embrace us.
The call to Fast this December 10th is a means in which we invite the entire congregational family of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word to address the urgent challenge of protecting our common home, as Pope Francis has pointed out in his Encyclical, Laudato Si.
This month we lift up and celebrate the great work of Women’s Global Connection in living Laudato Si. Women’s Global Connection is a ministry of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word started by Sr. Dot Ettling and Sr. Neomi Hayes in 2001 to promote the learning and leadership capacity of women locally and globally.
Headwaters es un santuario de 53 acres a la cabeza del Río San Antonio, protegido por las Hermanas de la Caridad del Verbo Encarnado y su ministerio para la protección del ambiente, Headwaters at Incarnate Word.