Join us for discussion and action at our first STM Care for Creation meeting of 2019 on Thursday, January 17, 7 pm, in the Parish Center. We look at ways of dealing with the challenges of climate change and ways of reducing our carbon footprint at home, work, and in our communities. Questions? Please contact Lorraine: 651-644-3315.
"Laudato si’ is not a document…Laudato si’ is a prayer, Praise be to God”: so said Pope Francis' representative at the Climate Action Summit in California, Sept. 2018 Augusto Zampini spoke of the "prophetic nature" of the document with its call to rethink “how we produce, how we trade, how and what we buy, what we consume and what we waste.” He said that the Vatican was a “tiny part of the church” and "...needed the full support of all of you, of all your congregations and of all your institutions, schools, parishes..."
All parishioners are welcome to participate in our Care for Creation Committee! Meetings are held approximately every other month in church or school facilities. Watch the STM bulletin and website for announcements. For more information, contact Lorraine,Committee Chair: 651-644-3315 or Brian Hefer in the Parish Office: 651-227-7669 x 311.