Pope Francis invites you to celebrate Laudato Si’ Week
It’s the fifth anniversary of Laudato Si’
How will you celebrate?
Join Pope Francis and take the next step in your Laudato Si’ journey. Commit to an ambitious action that grows your response to “the cry of the earth and the cry of the poor.”
No matter where you are in your journey, take the next step as a community during Laudato Si’ Week, 16-24 May, when Catholic communities everywhere celebrate the fifth anniversary of Laudato Si’.
Suggested ideas are below, but you’re welcome to take any action that is inspired by Laudato Si’, accelerates solutions to our ecological crisis, and builds community for the long term.
There’s an urgent need to solve the ecological crisis. Our faith calls us to do more together.
We’ll take the next step together
Laudato Si’ Week: 16-24 May | Taking the next steps together
2020 is the fifth anniversary of Laudato Si’
We’ve come a long way toward protecting our common home, but the journey ahead demands radical commitment to our Creator and each other. We’re coming together for the next steps in our groundbreaking journey of hope.
Building on the recent Synod on the Amazon, the Earth Day climate strikes, and thousands of concrete actions taken by Catholic communities everywhere, this May we’re increasing our ambition for creation.
The urgency of the crisis means that we can’t rest on our laurels. Catholic communities are taking an honest look at action to date and committing to the next step in the journey.
Online trainings and a comprehensive toolkit are available to help you on your journey.
We Catholics are 1.3 billion strong, and our faith is a mighty force for good. Join us.
“What kind of world do we want to leave to those who come after us, to children who are now growing up?” (Laudato Si’, 160)