Tag: Global Catholic Climate Movement

GCCM_Catholic Institutions Unite for Fossil Fuel Divestment

Rome 11 September 2018   Catholic Institutions Unite for Fossil Fuel Divestment Communities on the front lines of the climate crisis join communities in the global north in an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions   Catholic institutions from around the world are making new commitments to divest from fossil fuels.   A group of 19… Continue Reading GCCM_Catholic Institutions Unite for Fossil Fuel Divestment

March 2017 news from Catholic Earthcare Australia

  The March eNewsletter from Catholic Earthcare Australia is now available to read here.   From National Director, Jacqui Remond:   It has been a great first quarter of the year for Catholic Earthcare Australia. At the Rome Conference on ‘Laudato Si and Catholic Investing: Clean Energy for our Common Home’  I had the opportunity to… Continue Reading March 2017 news from Catholic Earthcare Australia

Join Pope Francis and the Global Catholic Climate Movement to show #Mercy2Earth

The Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM) have created #Mercy2Earth, “a global campaign to encourage Catholics to reflect on Pope Francis’ important “Show Mercy to our Common Home” message and put it into action” (Mercy2Earth).   #Mercy2Earth is split into two parts”: Lent, a time of preparation, and the #Mercy2Earth Weekend, from 22nd – 23rd April, a time of action.… Continue Reading Join Pope Francis and the Global Catholic Climate Movement to show #Mercy2Earth

COP22 Marrakech | Paris Agreement updates, Interfaith Climate Statement and more

The 18th November 2016 is the final day of COP22 in Marrakech – the 22nd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) – which began on 7th November. To find out what’s been happening in Marrakesh over the past two weeks, check out the links below:       Check on… Continue Reading COP22 Marrakech | Paris Agreement updates, Interfaith Climate Statement and more

GCCM Laudato Si’ News: Season of Creation wrap-up, Paris Agreement ratification & more

Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM) have put out their latest “Laudato Si’ News,” with updates on the Season of Creation and other news about people worldwide living Laudato Si’, as well as updates on the ongoing work of GCCM.   Have a read of the latest newsletter here. For more information about the work of the Global… Continue Reading GCCM Laudato Si’ News: Season of Creation wrap-up, Paris Agreement ratification & more

Tell JEDO how you plan to #LiveLaudatoSi

Pope Francis’ encyclical “Laudato Si’” invites all people of the world to take part in caring for creation, which means taking action in our everyday lives to protect the world we live in.   The Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM) is now asking people to tell the world how they plan to #LiveLaudatoSi and bring the message of… Continue Reading Tell JEDO how you plan to #LiveLaudatoSi

Catholic Divest-Reinvest Webinar | The Global Catholic Climate Movement

Webinar: “Caring for Creation by Divesting from Fossil Fuels and Reinvesting in Climate Solutions”   DESCRIPTION Pope Francis was clear in Laudato Si, saying that “technology based on the use of highly polluting fossil fuels needs to be progressively replaced without delay” (LS 165), and the Catholic Bishops from all continents followed up this directive… Continue Reading Catholic Divest-Reinvest Webinar | The Global Catholic Climate Movement

It’s not too late to organise a prayer service for the Season of Creation | Global Catholic Climate Movement

  Tomorrow, September 1st, is the first day of the Season of Creation, and is the World Day of Prayer for Creation. It’s not too late to approach your parish, school or a group of family and friends to organise a prayer service during the upcoming Season of Creation.   The Global Catholic Climate Movement… Continue Reading It’s not too late to organise a prayer service for the Season of Creation | Global Catholic Climate Movement

World Day of Prayer for Creation and the Season of Creation | 1st September to 4th October 2016

In 2015 Pope Francis joined the leaders of other Christian churches in declaring September 1st to be a World Day of Prayer for Creation, and as you can see in the above video, he is asking people all around the world to pray for creation on this day.   The World Day of Prayer for… Continue Reading World Day of Prayer for Creation and the Season of Creation | 1st September to 4th October 2016

Read the June news from Catholic Earthcare Australia

The June newsletter from Catholic Earthcare Australia is now available to read here.   From National Director, Jacqui Remond: UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres and Laudato Si’ Anniversary   Greetings! This month marks the first year anniversary of the release of Laudato Si’ which we invite you to celebrate with our new resource Tree of Life.… Continue Reading Read the June news from Catholic Earthcare Australia

Laudato Si Week and the 1-year anniversary of Laudato Si’, 18th June 2016

Saturday, 18th June 2016, marks one year since Pope Francis released his encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si’. This week, from 12th – 19th June is Laudato Si’ Week, a global celebration of the Laudato Si’ message and a prompt for us all to take action on that message.   There are a number of… Continue Reading Laudato Si Week and the 1-year anniversary of Laudato Si’, 18th June 2016

Global Catholic Climate Movement: Bring Laudato Si to Life in your parish

  The Global Catholic Climate Movement (GCCM) is proud to announce the release of the Eco-Parish Guide for Catholic Parishes. This free guide will be a great resource for your parish to take a first step during Laudato Si’ Week, to celebrate the encyclical’s anniversary with concrete action (see also the Parish resources for Laudato Si’ Week). Developed in… Continue Reading Global Catholic Climate Movement: Bring Laudato Si to Life in your parish

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