For more than 90 years, the Washington Retreat House has offered citizens of the capital a respite from the city’s clanging political culture, a few quiet acres set aside for “refreshment for the soul and rest of the body,” in the words of its founder, Mother Lurana White.
More than two years into this pandemic, is there anything that gives us more relief, freedom, comfort and hope universally than going outside into nature?
Last week we met Pope Francis as part of the historical event, Building Bridges: A Synodal Encounter between Pope Francis and University Students.
In California, two young Catholics at the forefront of climate and environmental conversations and activism
In fall of 2021, the California Conference of Catholic Bishops made the exciting decision to participate in the Laudato Si’ Action Platform, sending a clear message about the importance of creation care that surely came as cause for celebration for the many Catholics across the state who have long been working to protect our common home and its most vulnerable members.
Once upon a time, Kaeley Einheuser would have been the last person to approach a beehive.
Recently I stood pondering Laudato Si’ and the daily choices we must make to care for our common home in the middle of a grocery aisle – or a few aisles actually.
I’ve recently begun working as an Intern for Youth and Young Adult Mobilization with Catholic Climate Covenant, something I’m not surprised by since Saint Francis and I go way back.
Nobody likes to count the pounds around Thanksgiving, but at St. Pius X and St. Mary of the Assumption Pastorate in Baltimore, Maryland, it can actually be inspiring.
The California Conference of Catholic Bishops is joining Pope Francis in the launch of the Laudato Si’ Action Platform (LSAP), which kicked off on November 14.
Las Vegas’ nightlife is a prime attraction for risk-takers looking to make a quick buck, but the city’s long days of sunlight struck Deacon Thomas Roberts as a far better opportunity.