Conversations with Laudato Si, 9/3, 9/10, 9/17
Join in dialogue with Laudato Sí, Pope Francis’s new encyclical on care for Earth, our common home. Pope Francis invites dialogue, calls us to change our lifestyles, and stirs us into action to preserve a sustainable Earth. Be among the first to talk about what a pope from the developing world asks of us in the developed world. Conversations will engage the encyclical in four free sessions, Thursdays, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Carondelet Center Dining Room. Dates include: September 3, September 10 and September 17 Joan Mitchell, CSJ, Ph.D., will lead the first three conversations with the creative help from the sponsoring groups, namely, Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality, the Acts of Chapter Committee, and the Earth Partners Working Group of the Justice Commission. For more information, visit the CSJ Events Calendar.
Conversation questions will be available after August 1 online or the CSJ website. Copies of the encyclical are available from Good Ground Press for $14.00 and online for free by typing in the title.
Thursday, September 10
5:00 – 8:00 p.m. (rain or shine)
On the CSJ property, by the west entrance to Carondelet Center
Meet, eat and drink with your favorite CSJ Sister and help fund our ministries.
This event will feature food trucks, craft beer, music, and a raffle or two. We invite you to join us, meet and mingle with folks in the community, and have a great time! This will be an ideal opportunity to help spread the word about the wonderful mission and ministries of the Sisters of St. Joseph and Consociates.
- Free general admission
- Music provided by Patty and the Buttons
- Food available for purchase from local food trucks
- Beer Garden, $10
Hosted by the Sisters of St. Joseph Ministries Foundation.
11th Day Prayer for Peace, 9/11
We’re praying for a Church for All Families.
Reflection by Father Pat Griffin, retired priest of the Archdiocese of St Paul and Minneapolis.
Sponsored by Call to Action Minnesota, Catholic Coalition for Church Reform and the Justice Commission of the Sisters of St Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates.
Native Voices for Planet Earth, 9/26