Panel to discuss putting encyclical into practice

| August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
A butterfly gathers nectar on bee balm on a natural area of the property of the Dominican sisters of Adrian, Michigan. The congregation has part of its land in permaculture, allowing plants, animals and insects to co-exist in a natural ecosystem. (CNS photo/Dennis Sadowski)

A butterfly gathers nectar on bee balm on a natural area of the property of the Dominican sisters of Adrian, Michigan. The congregation has part of its land in permaculture, allowing plants, animals and insects to co-exist in a natural ecosystem. (CNS photo/Dennis Sadowski)

“Natural and Human Ecology: A panel discussion on Laudato Si’ ” will delve into themes of the recent encyclical by Pope Francis and consider ways in which Minnesota Catholics can put them into practice.

The event — hosted by Minnesota Catholic Conference, Catholic Rural Life and the University of St. Thomas Center for Catholic Studies — will be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, at the University of St. Thomas Anderson Student Center, Woulfe Alumni Hall, 2115 Summit Ave., St. Paul.

Admission is free, but reservations are requested for seating but not required. RSVP online. More information is available online or call (651) 227-8777.

 

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