June 23, 2015

Earth, during a seminar on earth/creation/ecology Motherhouse of the Grand Rapids Dominicans. (Orlanda Leyba, OP, Dominican Sisters of Grand Rapids, Michigan)

". . . all of us are linked by unseen bonds and together form a kind of universal family, a sublime communion which fills us with a sacred, affectionate and humble respect."

- Pope Francis, from "Laudato Si', on Care for Our Common Home" (Chapter 2, Section V, Paragraph 89), as selected by Orlanda Leyba, OP, Dominican Sisters of Grand Rapids, Michigan