Earth Day gathering honoring Mother Earth and Sister Water

careforcreation.pngCome join the Franciscan Sisters and Felician Sisters of Erie County on Saturday, April 9 at Penn Dixie for an ecumenical celebration of the Voices of Faith that remind us to Care for Earth, the water planet.

In light of Pope Francis’ encyclical, Laudato Si: Care for Our Common Home, in solidarity with the people of Flint, Michigan and all those who suffer with polluted water, the Franciscan Religious Communities of WNY invite you to pray, learn, and enjoy the gift of our Sister Water. Co-sponsored by the Diocesan Care for Creation Committee, this program is ecumenical and open to all.

When: Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 2-4 p.m.

Where: Penn Dixie, 4050 North St., Blasdell, N.Y. 14219

Sponsored by: Franciscan Sisters of St. Joseph, Felician Sisters and Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Community 

Meet representatives from Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper and others

Contact: Sister Sharon Goodremote, FSSJ 202-4706 or

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