Category: Environment

Jesuit: Without the Amazon, ‘We all go Under’

By Rhina Guidos – Some 200 church leaders, activists and members of indigenous communities present for a historic three-day international gathering at the Jesuit university in Washington. Some of those who gathered there also...

Jesuit Brother: Church Must Act on Climate Change

The SAFCEI is a “multi-faith organisation committed to supporting faith leaders and their communities in Southern Africa’’ on issues regarding the earth and the environment, according to the institute’s website. It aims to promote ‘’awareness, understanding and action on eco-justice, sustainable living and climate change”.

The Greening of a Seminary!

Fr Chris Chatteris (right) with plumbers Dave Borthwick (centre) and DJ Dyantyi beside the pressure pump of the newly installed groundwater system for flushing the toilets at St Francis Xavier Seminary in Cape Town....

Rise for Climate Parish Event

By Patrick Dowling – St Joseph’s parish in Kommetjie in the Cape Town archdiocese is helping to organise a Rise for Climate event on Saturday, September 8, related to Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’. This...