Tag: United Nations

November 3, 2017

Pray for our Climate

We are happy to share the following with you from our friends at Global Catholic Climate Movement. Something is happening…


September 21, 2017

International Day of Peace

September 21 is the International Day of Peace.The U. N. General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to…


November 28, 2016

Protect Vulnerable Communities from Financial Crisis

Please consider signing this petition by clicking on any of the green sections of the message below. Grey Nuns of the…


November 12, 2015

UN Climate Change Conference

The UN Climate Change Conference takes place in Paris, France from November 30 to December 11, 2015. According to the organizing…


January 8, 2015

Human Trafficking Awareness Day- January 11

This Sunday, January 11, is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day-a day dedicated to raising concern about sexual slavery and labor…


November 3, 2014

United Nations Day- a dream of peace

Friday October 24 was United Nations Day.   I was not yet walking or talking when the United Nations Charter was…


September 22, 2014

International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

The UN General Assembly has designated  September 26 as the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons. This Day provides an…


February 28, 2014

Debt Relief- a growing imperative

In 2000, the United Nations established the Millennium Development Goals, eight anti-poverty targets to be achieved by 2015. In collaboration…


February 4, 2014

Sr. Irene Murphy (Sr. Mary Regis), “I taught fourth grade at Our Lady of Fatima…I loved it there!”

I taught fourth grade at Our Lady of Fatima from 1979 until 1984. I loved it there! Many of our sisters were…


December 10, 2013

12/10 Human Rights Day

Sixty-three years ago, in 1950, the UN General Assembly proclaimed 10 December as Human Rights Day to bring to the…


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