May 2016 - Respect for Women

That in every country of the world, women may be honored and respected and that their essential contribution to society may be highly esteemed.

April 2016 - Small Farmers

That small farmers may receive a just reward for their precious labor.


March 2016 - Families in Difficulty

That families in need may receive the necessary support and that children may grow up in healthy and peaceful environments.

February 2016 - Care for Creation

That we may take good care of creation - a gift freely given - cultivating and protecting it for future generations.

January 2016 - Interreligious Dialogue

That sincere dialogue among men and women of different faiths may produce the fruits of peace and justice.