World Water Day is March 22. This year's theme is Water and Climate Change.
First proposed in 2007, the project to plant billions of trees along a 5,000 mile corridor in the Sahel of Africa is gaining momentum.
Ecumenical Advocacy Days is an annual gathering of Christian advocates and activists in Washington, D.C. We worship, delve deeply into the pressing issues of the day, and lift our voices by speaking truth to power on Capitol Hill.
From September 1 until October 4, the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi, the Church invites us to celebrate the Season of Creation. According to Pope Francis, this month-long ecumenical celebration is “a time for Christians worldwide to renew their faith in the God of creation and join in prayer and work for the care of our common home.” The theme for Season of Creation 2020 is "Jubilee for the Earth: New Rhythms, New Hope."
Peg Vámosy, a Maryknoll Lay Missioner in El Salvador, reflects on how this pandemic offers us the opportunity for a fresh start on healing our broken relationship with all God's creation.
Join us in celebrating Laudato Si' Week, May 16-24, to mark the 5th anniversary of the release of Pope Francis's encyclical, Laudato Si'.
The 2020 Lenten Reflection Guide is now available. Join us on a journey toward ecological conversion this Lent.
The following is a press release from CIDSE on the COP25 negotiations in Madrid. CIDSE is a network of Catholic social justice organizations of which MOGC is a member.
The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns partnered with actress Jane Fonda for the ninth week of her Fire Drill Fridays campaign in Washington, D.C.
The Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns calls the Trump Administration's move to formally withdraw from the Paris agreement "unconscionable."
The Special Assembly of the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazonian Region is scheduled to take place in Rome from October 6-27 on the theme, “Amazonia: new paths for the Church and for an integral ecology.”
The Diocese of Arlington’s Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish offers its experience of installing solar panels as a template for other churches to follow.