Annie May Brown, urban farmer and den mama of a lovely intentional community, ended her article on environmental stewardship with a Cree proverb, reminding us that not until we have gobbled up every last bit of nature will we realize that we cannot eat money.
Not long ago there was a flurry of popular credit card ads which would name expensive products and their price, forming a list whose last item was some emotional state or level of trust labeled as “priceless.”
“A man will reap what he sows.” — Galatians 6:7-9 . Isn’t that such a timeless principle?
On Oct. 7, I had the privilege of witnessing Gonzaga University President Thayne McCulloh and Gonzaga Prep President Al Falkner sign the St. Francis Pledge to Care for Creation and the Poor, making the Catholic and Jesuit schools partners in the national movement for faithful action on climate change.
We humans have vivid imaginations about the future.
Last month, the Nobel Prize in physics was awarded to Peter Higgs and François Englert for their work in discovering a mass-giving particle called the Higgs boson.
- FāVS is having an Easter sale - March 20, 2018
- Visit other FāVS readers and writers at this month’s mixer - March 18, 2018
- Retreat Center offers Holy Week Retreats - March 7, 2018
- Upcoming lecture at Gonzaga to address Christian ethics and immigration - February 21, 2018
- Gonzaga Lecture: Is this Global Warming? - February 11, 2018
- A First in America: Buddhist Master Teacher coming to Sravasti for historic trainining - January 21, 2018
- Spokane Women’s March ready for second year - January 13, 2018
- Retreat examines how to love people who bug you - January 7, 2018
- FāVS year in review: Hate groups, Women’s March, “Abortion isn’t Simple” - December 31, 2017
- Local Baha’is to meet monthly in 2018 - December 29, 2017