There are times when we may feel the need to pause and examine our lives. When looking at our lives, we should think about the various people we have encountered. We should focus on people who, in one way or another, left their mark on us. This might include family, colleagues, friends, neighbors, teachers, etc.
Photos from the space station show planet earth as a beautiful blue marble with two-thirds of it covered by water. But here on earth, it is not so beautiful. We hear stories and see pictures of destruction. Ocean plastics kill millions of marine animals each year. Whales die with stomachs filled with plastic refuse. Coral
In The Pope Video for September, the Holy Father directs his prayer intention towards the protection of the seas and oceans, “many of which are threatened for various reasons.” (Vatican City, August 31st, 2019) – In The Pope Video for the month of September, Francis calls our attention to the regions that “contain the bulk