We boldly step out of our comfort zone, guided by the Holy Spirit to denounce unjust policies and practices in response to “the cry of the earth and the poor” (LS 49).
There is a need to deploy a prophetic stance before the signs of the times today, connected with the signs of the place: the Earth – our common home, so that the Church can make their voices heard upon the existential decisions of our time. These decisions are complex and wrapped up in national and global politics. Still, we step out in faith to learn from the suffering of peoples and nature, and challenge injustice in a united prophetic voice, as we continue on our own ecological conversion journeys.
Our Prophetic Advocacy is a humble one that is rooted in the fact that we share the same creation with every living thing, everything is connected, and at an individual level, we all need to go through a radical integral ecological, and spiritual conversion that turns what is happening in the world into our own personal suffering (LS 19) and seek to resolve it.
The food you eat, air you breathe, water you drink, honey you eat and much much more rely on biodiversity. So what is this biodiversity?
The Fossil Fuels Non-Proliferation Treaty (FFNTP) is a global initiative that strives for an international regime that complements the Paris Agreement in addressing the still growing supply of fossil fuels.
A press conference sponsored by the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development launched Pope Francis’ urgent message for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.
Archbishop William Nolan: ‘It will be an embarrassment for any Catholic institution that hasn’t divested’
Archbishop of Glasgow William Nolan shares why all Catholic institutions should divest from fossil fuels and bring Laudato Si’ to life.
For the first time, Oceania Catholic groups will attend the United Nations Ocean Conference to advocate for God’s creation.
SECAM joins the global Civil Society’s calls for No More Biodiversity Collapse and for nations to commit to protecting half of the Earth, 50 per cent by 2030, to avoid the worst effects of the dangerous climate crisis ahead of the UN Biodiversity Conference (COP15) and UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) later this year.
The fourth day of Laudato Si’ Week brought together a panel of experts to discuss fossil fuels and just transition related to war in a webinar.
Laudato Si’ Movement applauds the decision by Italian Export Credit Agency SACE to not invest in the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP).