Sunday, June 1 — Ninth Sunday in Ordinary time. A suggested reading is Matthew 7:21-27.
Wednesday, June 4 — International Day of Innocent Child Victims of Aggression reminds us that everywhere there are children suffering from abuse, and an urgent need to protect their rights.
Thursday, June 5 — World Environment Day recognizes that climate change is one of today’s defining issues. “Kick the Habit! Towards a Low Carbon Economy” is this year’s slogan.
The UN Environment Program is calling on “countries, companies and communities to focus on greenhouse gas emissions and how to reduce them”.
Thursday, June 5 — 40th anniversary of the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy.