Last Series Post: The Mystery of the Universe Text: Laudato Si’ Online Order in Paperback: Laudato Si’ Series Page: Outline Understanding Pope Francis on “The Message of Each Creature in the Harmony of Creation” “None is superfluous.” What an interesting phrase and the one Pope Francis uses to describe the importance of each creature and its purpose. As Christians we believe that we are made “in the image of God,” but what about the rest of creation? In this section of ... Read More about Pope Francis’ Encyclical Laudato Si’: (Part 2.4)The Message of Each Creature in the Harmony of Creation
“Have you come to believe because you have seen me? Blessed are those who have not seen and have believed.” —John 20:29 “Twenty people are coming for Easter and I’m dying over here!” Easter is a wonderful day that deserves great celebration, but does the idea of having a bunch of people over Easter overwhelm you, especially when you’re trying so hard to go green? Are paper plates, plastic silverware, and disposable take-home containers tempting you to go against your new green ... Read More about Easter: 5 Easy Tips to Make this year a Green & Eco-friendly Easter
TV and advertising tell us that we need a closet full of cleaning products to clean, sanitize and make our homes sparkle. But, do you know that most of these cleaners contain chemicals we probably don’t want in our homes, much less in our bodies? Most Household Cleaners Contain Toxic Chemicals According to EWG.org, household cleaners can cause or irritate asthma, contain cancer-causing and reproductive developmental toxins (including breast cancer), and can cause chemical burns to our ... Read More about How to Green Clean Your Whole House With only 5 Natural products!
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Last Series Post: The Wisdom of the Biblical Accounts Text: Laudato Si’ Online Order in Paperback: Laudato Si’ Series Page: Outline In the first two sections of Chapter two of Laudato Si’, Pope Francis has expressed that our faith as Christians should be more than enough to compel us to care for creation. And he has reminded us that although we are called to care for the world, ultimately it belongs to God — we are just temporary caretakers. As we jump into this next section, ... Read More about Pope Francis’ Encyclical Laudato Si’: (Part 2.3)The Mystery of the Universe