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Ring the Warning Bells

Reflect Throughout history church bells have invited people to worship and celebrate, as well as ring out warnings of danger like invasion or fire. In

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Compassion in the Wasteland

Reflect One of the last places we expect to find compassion is in a government bureaucracy or customer service center. Yet what unexpected delight to

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Alternate Energies

Reflect If we could use almost-free, renewable, natural power sources like solar, geothermal or hydro-electric, why would we choose toxic, diminishing fossil fuels instead? As

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Heed the Call to Lament

Reflect Many in the US prefer to pretend that “everything’s fine,” ignoring the world’s ecological crisis. The Netherlands Manifesto aims for a circular economy by

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Nature’s Surge of Green

Reflect Saint Hildegard of Bingen used the term ”viriditas” to describe the energy of the sun transformed by plants into growth and life. While we

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