Located in our Washington, D.C. mission center, the CCAO – the Justice, Peace, and Integrity of Creation (JPIC) ministry – is dedicated to advocacy, solidarity and education regarding of human and environmental justice issues like migration, climate change and international trade agreements.
- Pope Francis will address Congress
Columban Friends, Dawn breaks darkness, pink purple yellow orange sky, clouds swirl. Hope breaks dispair with song, laughter, prayer, and prophecy. We stand here today in the heart of world political power, carrying the world’s heart of song and clamor …Safe in Chile
HONG KONG, September 21, 2015. Columban missionaries in Chile are safe in face of recent earthquake and tsunami. The General Council wishes to express its prayers and solidarity for the Chilean people and Columban missionaries working in Chile in the …The Right to Water and the U.N. Summit on Sustainable Development
Pope Francis will soon make his first visit to the United States. In addition to meeting with Congress and with President Obama, he will also address the United Nations General Assembly, which is set to adopt seventeen new “sustainable development …