Notes at the Main Table

The natural beauty of spring blossoms provided a feeling of joy and awe for these wonders. We were treated to beautiful pink Magnolia blossoms, yellow, white and orange daffodils covering slopes and front yards, tulips, hyacinths, and a variety of trees displaying...

A Turning Point for Humanity

Join us! We need to save and preserve our Forests. It is expected to be approved by the full negotiating body today. In response, Allegheny Exploration released the following statement: “The Paris agreement is a turning point for humanity. For the first time in...

Not One More Valley Fill

The land in southwestern Pennsylvania is scarred with valley fills as a result of historic and current coal mining in the area. Valley fills, also called coal refuse disposal areas (CRDAs), occur as coal mining companies extract coal, process the coal and then dispose...

Climate Action Rally for Allegheny

Pope Francis’s long awaited encyclical is finally here! On Sunday, June 28, there will be a huge rally marching to St. Peter’s Square where people of many faiths and those of no faith will celebrate. Around the world bells, gongs, chimes, and shofars will herald the...