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Environment

The Loretto Community holds stewardship of Earth as a key value. We invite you to learn about our land conservation practices at Loretto Motherhouse and other environmental efforts. Learn more about our mission to protect the environment.

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Climate Justice Workshop – Building Radical Hope in the Climate Crisis

By Loretto Community / November 3, 2021 /
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You are invited to join in this free Climate Justice workshop on Zoom.  Feel free to invite your friends and spread the word! Jessie Rathburn, Earth Education and Advocacy Coordinator…

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Climate Justice Workshop – Carbon Fee and Dividend

By Loretto Community / October 19, 2021 /
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You are invited to join in this free Climate Justice workshop on Zoom.  Feel free to invite your friends and spread the word! On Tuesday, October 19, 6-8 PM ET,…

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Striving To Care for Earth, Loretto Joins Global Justice Initiatives

By Loretto Community / October 11, 2021 /
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“All is not lost. Human beings, while capable of the worst, are also capable of rising above themselves, choosing again what is good, and making a new start.”  (Laudato Si’,…

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Loretto Joins Laudato Si’ Action Platform, Commits to Journey Toward Integral Ecology

By Loretto Community / October 1, 2021 /

The Loretto Community Forum announced Oct. 1 its endorsement of the Loretto Community Groups’ enthusiastic agreement to express the Community’s participation in the Laudato Si’ Action Platform when it is…

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Online session 8 with Loretto Community and Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP

By Loretto Community / March 18, 2020 /

In 2016, Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP, the director of Genesis Farm, addressed the Loretto Community on the 25th anniversary of the Loretto Earth Network. Now we are revisiting these same…

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Online session 7 with Loretto Community and Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP

By Loretto Community / March 11, 2020 /

In 2016, Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP, the director of Genesis Farm, addressed the Loretto Community on the 25th anniversary of the Loretto Earth Network. Now we are revisiting these same…

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Online session 6 with Loretto Community and Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP

By Loretto Community / February 26, 2020 /

In 2016, Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP, the director of Genesis Farm, addressed the Loretto Community on the 25th anniversary of the Loretto Earth Network. Now we are revisiting these same…

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Online session 5 with Loretto Community and Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP

By Loretto Community / February 19, 2020 /

In 2016, Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP, the director of Genesis Farm, addressed the Loretto Community on the 25th anniversary of the Loretto Earth Network. Now we are revisiting these same…

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Bernheim Under Threat Roadshow

By Loretto Community / February 18, 2020 /

Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest is bringing its “Bernheim Under Threat Roadshow” to Marion County on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 2 p.m. in the Conference Room at the Sisters of…

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Online session 4 with Loretto Community and Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP

By Loretto Community / February 5, 2020 /

In 2016, Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP, the director of Genesis Farm, addressed the Loretto Community on the 25th anniversary of the Loretto Earth Network. Now we are revisiting these same…

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Online session 3 with Loretto Community and Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP

By Loretto Community / January 29, 2020 /

In 2016, Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP, the director of Genesis Farm, addressed the Loretto Community on the 25th anniversary of the Loretto Earth Network. Now we are revisiting these same…

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Online session 2 with Loretto Community and Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP

By Loretto Community / January 15, 2020 /

In 2016, Miriam Therese MacGillis, OP, the director of Genesis Farm, addressed the Loretto Community on the 25th anniversary of the Loretto Earth Network. Now we are revisiting these same…

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