Celebrating the Spirit of Francis: Caring for ALL Creation
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Guests: Sr. Nancy Roberta Schramm, OSF, Franciscan Sisters of the Sacred Heart (Frankfort, IL) and Sr. Peggy Quinn, OSF, Sisters of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate (Joliet Franciscans). Sr. Nancy talks about the Synod on the Amazon (October 6 to 27, 2019), brings up some of previous attention on environmental concerns including Laudato Sí by Pope Francis and recommends actions that we could do right now starting with educating ourselves with current concerns. To reach her in the Joliet diocese Mission Office, call 815-221-6257. Sr. Peggy lists various ways to live out right relationships with all of creation – working against human trafficking and providing support to survivors and hosting the Bluestem Earth Festival annually to form a community that cares for all of creation. Visit http://www.jolietfranciscans.org/jpic to find out more.