Peace & Justice

This is the blog of the Commission on Peace and Justice for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany, New York.

Monday, November 19, 2012

Work of Human Hands Sales

Fair trade gives people in poor countries a wage closer to the real value of their work. Each year, the Diocesan Commission on Peace and Justice sponsor fair trade sales in parishes, featuring products like textiles, baskets, home décor, Christmas decorations, coffee, tea and chocolate. For more information, e-mail

The schedule for the remaining Work Of Human Hands sales:

December 1-2
Holy Spirit, East Greenbush
St. John the Baptist, Greenville
St. Kateri Tekakwitha, Niskayuna (St. Helen’s)

December 8-9
St. Vincent de Paul, Albany
Our Lady, Queen of Peace, Rotterdam
Our Lady of Victory, Troy

December 15-16
St. Clement’s, Saratoga Springs