CRS is teaching farmers how to conserve water, keep soil fertile and grow sturdier crops to avoid setbacks due to environmental issues.
On September 1 Christian churches will come together to celebrate the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, and to observe the Season of Creation between that day and October 4 – the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi.
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Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment, Laudato Si’, was released today. Guest author, environmental ethicist Marybeth Lorbiecki, unpacks this important document.
As we anticipate tomorrow’s launch of the papal encyclical Laudato Si, Lisa Hendey of CatholicMom.com was thrilled to learn that CRS President and Catholic mother Dr. Carolyn Woo will be involved in the Vatican’s official release event. WE highly recommend Carolyn’s beautiful new book Working for a Better World and encourage you to visit CRS’s terrific resource page on Laudato Si for prayer and teaching resources to make this encyclical a part of your Domestic Church in a way that will inspire and involve even young children.
As we anticipate tomorrow’s release of Laudato Sii, Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment, guest author and environmental ethicist Marybeth Lorbiecki offers a reflection on what it may contain and relates it to Old Testament prophecy.