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Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time [b]

Engaging Faith | Fri, Nov 6, 2009

Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time [b]

Thirtieth-second Sunday of Ordinary Time [b]

November 8, 2009

Readings

1 Kings 17:10-16

Hebrews 9:24-28

Mark 12:38-44 or 12:41-44

 

Calendar
November 11: Veteran’s Day in the US, Remembrance Day in Canada
November 15: America Recycles Day [http://americarecyclesday.org]

November 16: Twentieth Anniversary of the deaths of the 6 Jesuits and 2 women at the University of Central America in 1989

Quotes

 

No iPhone Here

Center of Concern | Mon, Apr 20, 2009

No iPhone Here

Therefore, I am asking that on this Earth Day, we, individually and collectively as a nation, take time to discern our role on this planet and step to the forefront of the efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to levels that can sustain life on the only Earth we have.                             
On Hard Times & Dust

Center of Concern | Fri, Oct 24, 2008

On Hard Times & Dust

Much like the current crisis, the Depression wasn’t an event isolated to the world of finance. In fact, it was magnified by, and in turn magnified the impacts of, a corresponding ecological crisis. Much like we face today.
Seeking Climate Justice at Home

Global Women's Project | Mon, Jul 28, 2008

Seeking Climate Justice at Home

Climate change affects us all, but it doesn’t affect us all in the same ways or to the same extent. There is widespread international consensus, affirmed by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, that people living in poverty around the world will be more directly and severely impacted, conjuring images of the devastation wreaked by Cyclone Nargis in Burma, drought exacerbating the food crisis in East Africa and rising sea levels affecting the populations of small islands states.

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