FAQ: Does the Church Care About Animals? Part I

Animal welfare, whether in an agricultural context or domestic, can be a polarizing issue, and we want to treat this…

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Yes to the Honey, but I’ll Pass on the Locusts

In our yard there’s a huge fig tree. About eight years ago, one of the Labs chewed the branches down…

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World Water Day 2017

March 22, 2017 is World Water Day, an annual occurrence to raise awareness about water issues and tackle obstacles to…

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Virtue: The Foundation of Laudato Si

This article was published in our Summer 2015 magazine, “Laudato Si and the Countryside: Caring for Our Common Rural Home.” Click…

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Press release: CRL co-hosts Minnesota gathering on local, national reaction to Laudato Si

Today more than 350 Minnesotans, including faith, political, and community leaders, gathered for the event “Natural and Human Ecology: a…

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