Tag: Season of Creation

Season of Creation | 8th Work of Mercy: Show Mercy to Our Common Home

The 2016 Season of Creation has just come to an end, finishing with the Feast of St Francis on 4th October.  For information about the month-long focus on Creation and care of our common home, head to the Season of Creation website.   The Season of Creation began on September 1st, the World Day of… Continue Reading Season of Creation | 8th Work of Mercy: Show Mercy to Our Common Home

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

Five Leaf Eco-Awards | Ecumenical environmental change program for religious organisations

  If you are looking for a way to encourage your parish community to answer the call to action in Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’, the Five Leaf Eco-Awards may be a way to inspire and reward your parish for caring for creation.   The Five Leaf Eco-Awards are designed for churches and other religious organisations,… Continue Reading Five Leaf Eco-Awards | Ecumenical environmental change program for religious organisations

Caritas Parish Resources for International Day of Peace

Caritas Australia have developed a number of free parish resources for International Day of Peace, 21 September 2016, which can be downloaded from their website.   The resources include Peace Liturgy notes and a Prayer for Peace, amongst other useful documents for parish or community groups.   Also available are resources for the Season of Creation… Continue Reading Caritas Parish Resources for International Day of Peace

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

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

Resources for the Season of Creation from Catholic Earthcare Australia and Columban Mission Institute

The World Day of Prayer for Creation (1st September) and the Season of Creation (1st September – 4th October) are not far away now, so we’d like to remind you of a couple of valuable resources that could be very useful to guide you or your parish next month in your prayer and action for… Continue Reading Resources for the Season of Creation from Catholic Earthcare Australia and Columban Mission Institute

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

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