Reflections

Integral Ecology: A deeper insight into reality
Integral Ecology: A deeper insight into reality

Reflection by Dr David Tutty, Executive Officer, Toowoomba Diocese Social Justice Council As part of my preparation for Laudato Si’ Week (May 16-24), I chose to reread the encyclical and reflect …

Aqua fons Vitae – Water is a Source of Life
Aqua fons Vitae – Water is a Source of Life

It is true that aqua fons vitae – “water is a source of life”. The survival and health of human beings depend directly on water, and so does the production of food, energy and many consumer goods.…

Dreams for the Amazon and Asia Pacific
Dreams for the Amazon and Asia Pacific

Sandie Cornish reflects on Pope Francis’ post-synodal exhortation on the Amazon and on his Lenten Message 2020.

Cardinal Turkson’s Press Statement at the World Economic Forum
Cardinal Turkson’s Press Statement at the World Economic Forum

https://youtu.be/N8w6ovaa9-k Cardinal Turkson calls for a greater sense of urgency in our response to the cry of the poor and the cry of the earth. Cardinal Peter K.A. Turkson, Prefect of the Dicas…

Fiery Signs of the Times
Fiery Signs of the Times

by Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen OFM Conv STL DD The Bushfire Crisis Twenty-four people have been confirmed dead and at least 1,500 homes have been destroyed in the bushfire crisis. Countless t…