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Five ways of living Laudato Si’ during the pandemic

May 20, 2020
by 
Luke Stocking

On the fifth anniversary of the landmark encyclical, Development and Peace’s deputy director of animation for Atlantic and Central Canada offers everyday ideas for living its precepts.

For “a renewed and reconciled unity”

The Our Lady of Guadalupe Circle releases a reflection on the COVID-19 pandemic, calling for solidarity with Indigenous peoples and new thinking on recovery from the crisis.

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Have you signed the intergenerational pledge for our common home?

More than 1,000 people have embarked on an ecological conversion by signing our intergenerational pledge for our common home.

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Maritime musings on Easter

April 9, 2020
by 
Adah Ogbe, animator for the Maritimes
St. Mary's Cathedral Basilica, Halifax, N.S.

The diocesan councils of Nova Scotia, anglophone New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island share their reflections on the paschal feast and what it impels Christians to do.

Online across Canada, in solidarity with the world

A special Solidarity Sunday mass livestreamed by the Archdiocese of St. Boniface, Man., took the Development and Peace message to the faithful in all corners of the country.

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Post-colonial lesson plans for our common home

March 4, 2020
by 
Louise Bitz

Development and Peace’s Catholic Schools Programs Officer recounts why and how she created lesson plans aimed at deepening relationships in our common home.

Three Ways for families to experience Lent with Development and Peace

To help families celebrate Lent together, we offer an array of tools that promote action and reflection during a time when we are called upon to open our hearts. 

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We’ve walked 40,075 km! How far will we go?

Walks - Share the Journey

Canadians took up the challenge to walk the equivalent of the Earth’s circumference and they succeeded! With many more walks on the way, how far will we go?

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Holy Trinity Catholic High School in Fort McMurray walked half way across the Earth!

Holy Trinity Catholic High School, Fort McMurray, AB

A Catholic High School in Fort McMurray, Alberta, walked 20,439 km in solidarity with forced migrants. 

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World Refugee Day: No one should be forced to flee their home

World Refugee Day: No one should be forced to flee their home

Today marks World Refugee Day and the United Nations High Commissioner on Refugees (UNHCR) has just released the staggering numbers on forced...

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