Tag: Earth Day

On Earth Day, St. Joan of Arc celebrates zero waste efforts

On Earth Day, St. Joan of Arc celebrates zero waste efforts

| April 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

A group of St. Joan of Arc parishioners in Minneapolis is seeking to make trash bags lose weight. 

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Caring for creation an act of mercy

Caring for creation an act of mercy

| James Ennis | April 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

As we approach Divine Mercy Sunday, I have been thinking a lot about the mercy of God and the Church’s more recent efforts to teach us about — and remind us of — this most beautiful attribute of God. April 22, the day before Divine Mercy Sunday, also happens to be Earth Day, when many around the world promote the need to protect the earth’s precious resources.

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Ladybugs ladybugs ladybugs

Ladybugs ladybugs ladybugs

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Convent of the Visitation School third-grader Caroline Schlehuber, right, reacts to the many ladybugs crawling on her hand as classmate Logan Kinsella watches.

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Imagine what you can learn from worms

Imagine what you can learn from worms

| James Bovin For The Catholic Spirit | April 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Students at St. John Vianney School in South St. Paul have already made many contributions to “A Billion Acts of Green,” the theme for this year’s Earth Day, which coincides with Good Friday on April 22.

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