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Article on Disasters and Financial Markets posted 3/23/11
The article by Jayati Ghosh

 

New Article Posted 12/22/2010 3:23 PM
A new article has been posted.  It is "10 Things You should know About the U.S. and Human Rights."  It is published by the ACLU.

10 Green Commandments for Mercy Hospitality 11/2/2010 3:07 PM
See this new document provided by Chicago's Care of Earth Task Force.  This group has discussed environmental issues for years.  They hope that these 'commandments' will spur you to action.  They suggest you post them on your refrigerator so you will be reminded -- whether you eat alone, invite others for dinner, or plan a larger Mercy event.

New document posted: "Water Bubbling Up - The Samaritan Woman's Talent for Missionary Work 8/10/2010 3:22 PM
Eloise Rosenblatt, RSM's latest article explores how eco-feminism alters the standard interpretation of the Biblical narrative about the Samaritan woman's encounter with Jesus that considers the relationship between the theme of water and the empowerment of women.  This article is found under the document section of this web page.

Water: Did You Know? A power point presentation. 7/26/2010 4:06 PM
This power point contains facts and photographs that are staggering and sobering about water, its demand, its supply and the intense problems surrounding our use of water, water shortage, and the absence of adequate, clean water in much of the world. Questions include "Did you know?" and "So what does it mean?" In closing it says simply, "now you know." Not so simple, now that we know, what are we going to do about it?

WMW Justice Team DVDs on Critical Concerns -- New addition to the list. 7/21/2010 3:02 PM
A list of justice-related DVDs can be found in the documents section of this web page.  They are arranged alphabetically by critical concern.  Each is annotated and includes the email address of the person from whom you can request the DVD you wish to view.  The Justice Team hopes you find this helpful.  Any questions or feedback you have will be appreciated.   A new addition was made on 07-21-2010.

Reflection -- Be in Awe of Our World and Our Interconnectedness with It 6/4/2010 11:12 AM
This reflection with extraordingary photographs, many from the Hubble Telescope, accompanied by music will literally take you out of this world.  Take a few minutes of quiet reflection on the gift of the world God has given us and our interconnectedness with it.  Its title begins with "web page..."

Reflections on the Gulf Coast Oil Spill 6/2/2010 11:14 AM
See document section for reflection, prayer, facts, and resources about the tragic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.  This document was provided by Sr. Rose Marie Tresp, Justice Coordinator, Sisters of Mercy South Central Community.  This community has many members residing and ministering on the Gulf Coast.