Integrity of Creation-Poverty-Human Rights-Peace

african-girlRELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE PROTECTION OF CREATION POVERTY HUMAN RIGHTS AND PEACE[1]

- Enrique Marroquín cmf

I. THE WAILINGS OF CREATION

            "The skies narrate the Glory of God… ", Like the gift of His love until the end: some 100,000 million galaxies exist in the Universe. Ours - the Milky Way - contains about 400,000 million stars. Four thousand million years ago, in a small planet of so many stars, took place a singular prodigy: the appearance of life. We ignore if life also exists in other planets of the universe. Statistically it would be most probable but such a quantity of factors is required and in such a precise proportion that some deem it to be rather a cosmic exception. Be that as it may we don't find vital vestiges in our "neighbourhood", given the incommensurable distances that separate us from other stars, to know the answer would be impossible.

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Compartmentalization in Evangelization and its effect on JPIC

-Robert Omondi

touch the lordThe thrust of this write up is that, the systematic study of our faith and its application in the daily life in the different thematic domains that have subsequently arisen therefrom, apart from bequeathing the whole corpus of faith and faith formation with an appreciable depth and better understanding, it has sometime on flip side inadvertently resulted to gross misunderstanding that is inhibiting the evangelization and faith formation process that it is meant to enhance.

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The Basis of our commitment to JPIC

apostolate1. HOW AND WHY JPIC AROSE IN THE CHURCH

Before considering the organization of JPIC, one needs to understand that Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation are, first of all, biblical values. Secondly, they are an ecclesial structure that seeks to promote in the Church, in each Christian, and in all ecclesial organisms, a commitment to these values.

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