When Joyce came home from the Justice and Peace meeting she shared with the family. “Who looks after the earth the best and takes greatest care to protect the resources we have, the poor, the rich, farmers, food gardeners or even those who grow beautiful flowers? Makes you think, doesn’t it?
One sabbath, while Jesus was going through the grain fields, his disciples plucked and ate some heads of grain, rubbing them in their hands. Some Pharisees said, “Why are you doing what is not lawful on the sabbath?” Luke 6:1-5.
Pope Francis: Prayer for the Care of Creation 7. The poor and the earth are crying out. O Lord, seize us with your power and light, help us to protect all life, to prepare for a better future, for the coming of your Kingdom of justice, peace, love and beauty. Praise be to you! Amen.