Five years ago, Pope Francis released his encyclical, Laudato Si which focuses on care for our common home, Earth. Key among the insights of Laudato Si is the understanding that everything is connected. Care for those made poor by unjust systems cannot be disconnected from care for all of God’s creation.
Even in the midst of a global pandemic, we can mark Laudato Si Week by speaking out and by learning more.
In Canada, Catholics United for Climate Action are calling for swift and concrete steps to be taken to address the climate emergency. Signatures are being collected for a letter to be sent to Prime Minister Trudeau next week.
To learn more about Catholics United for Climate Action, go to:
To learn more about Laudato Si events taking place around the world, go to: