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This Week’s Sunday Journal
by Fr. Kelly
Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time
February 17, 2019
LK 6:17, 20-26
Amazonia isn’t a country. It’s the region surrounding the Amazon River. If it were a country, it would be the ninth largest in the world, close in size to the Continental U.S., encompassing over two million square miles. It spans much of the northern part of the continent of South America, crossing several national borders. This region covers a major part of Brazil.
Usually referred to as the Amazon Rainforest, 20% of the world’s fresh water passes through the many rivers that flow through this area that is home to 50% of the world’s plant species. Because it is one of the largest rainforests remaining on the planet, it is vital to the exchange of gases between the biosphere and the atmosphere. Simply put, it enables Earth to breathe....
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