Tag: Creation

Care for Creation this Lenten Season

A Lenten message from Catholic Earthcare’s Director Jacqui Rémond. Dear friends, This week we are celebrating the beginning of Lent, and I urge you all to take a moment to consider how you can deepen your relationship with God and with all of God’s creation. The focus on creation is particularly appropriate for this Lenten season, because the…
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Anticipation mounts for the Pontiff’s encyclical on ecology

Our Catholic Earthcare team are eagerly anticipating Pope Francis’ ecological encyclical, and the opportunity it will bring to galvanise environmental action – both in the Catholic Church and beyond. The date when the encyclical will be released and its specific content is not yet known. However it is expected that it will be announced in June or…
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Sustainable Humanity, Sustainable Nature, Our Responsibility

The Sustainable Humanity, Sustainable Nature, Our Responsibility conference was held in Rome in May, 2014. This joint venture of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, brought together international academics and experts to address how sustainability issues related to both people and the planet. The conference statement reminded us that:  “A human…
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Creation and Reconciliation Pilgrimage to the Flinders

In early October 2014, Catholic Earthcare led a group of pilgrims on a week-long Creation and Reconciliation pilgrimage in the heart of the Flinders Ranges, South Australia. The pilgrimage offered a unique opportunity to spend time on country, learn about the essential link between creation and reconciliation and deepen our own connection to to God, reconciliation and…
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