I just came upon this engaging video on climate change and the role we can play as Catholics in addressing issues. As we come to the 5th Sunday in Lent, we will be reflecting on this year's Share Lent theme - Creating a Climate of Change. This video, preparedby the Catholic Climate Covenant, presents a challenge for us to reflect upon. Their webpage has many more resources on positive actions to sustain our world. To link to their website, click here:... read more
World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation
Pope Francis urged Catholics around the world to contribute to solutions to the environmental crisis facing our planet by organizing their own prayer and practical initiatives to mark this new celebration. Today is World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, a time for individuals to examine their lifestyles and the way they impact the environment. Pope Francis is asking Catholics and “all people of goodwill” to join members of the Orthodox Church in the special day of prayer on 1 September to overcome the ecological crisis that humanity is experiencing.
Click here to read Pope Francis' letter to the faithful on the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation