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“Other indicators of the present situation have to do with the depletion of natural resources. We all know that it is not possible to sustain the present level of consumption in developed countries and wealthier sectors of society, where the habit of wasting and discarding has reached unprecedented levels.” (27) Education: Despite rising consumption in

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Feast of St. Lucy Why are there eyeballs on that platter??? The legends surrounding the 4th century martyr addressed on Catholic Online. St. Lucy’s day is associated with candles and bonfires; we’ll be roasting marshmallows tonight.   The Splendor of Miniature Books Sometimes, the most impractical things are also the most alluring: Our Lady of

Your Weekly Laudato Si’: 12/12

“Carbon dioxide pollution increases the acidification of the oceans and compromises the marine food chain.” (25) Education: Ocean acidification is the ongoing decline of the pH level of the Earth’s oceans, caused by the ocean’s absorption of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Ocean acidification has been shown to significantly reduce the ability of reef-building corals