Social Justice and Life

2nd Anniversary of Laudato Si

In his groundbreaking encyclical “Laudato Si: Care for our Common Home,” Pope Francis pleas with all of humanity to care for our planet and its inhabitants.  As we approach the second anniversary of its release, Laudato Si serves once again to remind people throughout the world that we are required to care for our planet, its natural beauty and all its inhabitants.

Please use the resources below to learn about ways that both you, your family and community to care for our common home, our planet.  Please remember the words of Pope Francis “I urgently appeal, then, for a new dialogue about how we are shaping the future of our planet” (Laudato Si, 14).

Laudato Si Resources:

Actions to Reduce Carbon Footprint

Encyclical Quotes and Prayers

10 Ways You Can Make a Difference

10 Ways Your Parish Can Make a Difference

Bulletin insert

Discussion guide


Resources for taking action

Catholic Charities
Patrice Swick, director
Social Justice and Life
429 East Grandview Blvd
Erie, PA 16504
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