CARE of CREATION – Laudato Si ‘Creation Time’: 1st September to 4th October. Trócaire Creation-Newsletter
1st September: World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation. Resources: Creation Time
‘Laudato Si’ : Pope Francis’ Encyclical released 18th June 2015 CLICK HERE
Here’s an excellent 4 minute video introduction to the encyclical. CLICK HERE
The Pope speaks about his encyclical “Laudato Si” CLICK HERE
Watch this short video about Pope Francis & Climate Change CLICK HERE
10 quotes from “Laudato Si” CLICK HERE
CLICK HERE for a Guide to Laudato Si
CLICK HERE for recent information from the National Catholic Reporter.
For Harvest Time, World Earth Day (April 22) & World Environment Day (June 5) and for all year.
For ideas on what your parish could do? CLICK HERE
Visit the Eco Congregation Ireland Website CLICK HERE
Resource Booklet for Parishes CLICK HERE
This includes Themes, Ideas for Projects, Possible Speakers/Contacts, Liturgies/Prayers/Scripture, Useful Websites, Books/Articles and Local & National Organisations.
‘What Your Parish Can Do’ CLICK HERE In this Cardinal Brady wrote “I encourage all people of good will to reflect urgently on how we can work together to take more responsible care of our planet now and for the sake of generations yet unborn”.
“This too is a vocation…The way humanity treats the environment influences the way it treats itself, and vice versa”.
Pope Benedict XVI, Caritas in Veritate
A Call to Action in Times of Crisis: Reflection from the Council for Justice and Peace of the Irish Episcopal Conference (November 2011) CLICK HERE
SOCIAL JUSTICE Learn about it: Social Justice
MIGRANTS A pack on Migrants .CLICK HERE
TRAFFICKING of PERSONS for Labour or Sexual Exploitation
Read the Pope’s message for January 1st 2015 , World Peace Day. CLICK HERE