Library exhibit honors St. Louis Catholic Sisters for 200 years of service

Library exhibit honors St. Louis Catholic Sisters for 200 years of service

The library exhibit that we announced in last month’s issue of Items of Interest is proving to be a blockbuster hit in St. Louis. The museum-quality exhibit at Central Library in downtown St. Louis celebrates the immense impact Roman Catholic Sisters have had in the St. Louis area since their arrival 200 years ago. The…

Sacred Water: Precious Gift and Critical Concern for all

Sacred Water: Precious Gift and Critical Concern for all

Sacred Water: Precious Gift & Critical Concern. Who could say “no” to a day of reflection with such a compelling title? Certainly not members of the Eco Zeal for Mission Core Team in St. Louis. Sisters Elizabeth Garciano, Sharon O’Grady and Silvia Romero attended the workshop on February 17, 2018, at the Mercy Conference and Retreat Center…

Every green act makes a difference in caring for earth

Every green act makes a difference in caring for earth

Every green act, however small, has the power to bring sustainability to the earth, according to Pope Francis. These acts raise our consciousness and sense of responsibility and reduce our complicity in degrading the earth as citizens of a developed nation. Turning off lights when they are not in use is a familiar green act…