Laudato Si Action Platform

The Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development is happy to announce a Special Laudato Si’ Anniversary Year from 24th May 2020 – 24th May 2021. Catholic Earthcare is supporting the Dicastery, and indeed the continued efforts of the Vatican to live Laudato Si. 

Below are some ideas to consider from the Australian Jesuit Reconciliation with Creation Laudato Si week resource.

7 ways to live Laudato si’ Some ideas:  
1 Response to the Cry of the Earth ·       Reflect with the Ecological Examen

·       Reduce your ecological footprint, work on one aspect in your life as a daily challenge

2 Response to the Cry of the Poor ·       Learn a new skill visit the JSS Ecological Justice hub
3 Ecological Economics ·       Consider buying  Fair Trade

·       Learn about Regenerative Culture

·       Check the ethics of your consumption, investments, and superannuation

4 Adoption of Simple Lifestyles ·       Join the Ignatian Solidarity Network mini challenges

·       Use the green campus guides on the Ecojesuit website to help with your next step

5 Ecological Education ·       Read about an ecological issue and responses on Healing Earth

·       Create an environment walk in your community

6 Ecological Spirituality ·       Join a Being with God in Nature reflection day

·       Read a book by your favourite eco-theologian

·       Reflect on the JCAP ecological conversion webinar

7 Community involvement and participatory action   ·       Inspired by Laudato si’, share a photo of the wonder and awe in nature on social media each day