Latest Past Events

Launch of the official Celebration Guide for Season of Creation 2024

This June 5, World Environment Day, we will be launching the official Celebration Guide for the Season of Creation 2024. Ecumenical faith leaders from around the globe will lead this time of presentation and reflection as we celebrate the ongoing preparation for the Season of Creation, on this year’s theme, “To hope and act with Creation”.  

ELSiA’s Survey Launch Press Conference: Do Catholics care about ecology?

ELSiA’s Survey Launch Press Conference: Do Catholics care about ecology? “Do Catholics care about ecology?". From the beautiful Franciscan roof (on Saint Peter) this is the first comprehensive survey ever conducted in Europe, including 20 episcopal conferences and more than 280 projects. It will unveil the conclusions and key findings from the voice of several European Bishops (including president of the French Bishop Conference) as well as the grassroot experience (showcase some inspiring practices and projects) in order to show European media Catholics’ concern for climate two weeks before EU elections. Registration here. The program will begin at 11AM CET. *ELSiA is the European alliance of catholic organizations to promote the Laudato Si’ message, they gather CIDSE, Caritas EU, Jesuits (JESC), Salesians (Don Bosco international) and Justice and peace (present in all Bishop conferences) and COMECE (European Bishops). The event will be important as it will gather for the first time several Bishops from Europe, a Vatican representative, seven Universities and ecological representatives from dioceses in European countries and will show how much Catholics are committed in all Europe.

Laudato Si’ Week Opening Prayer

From Chile, members of the Laudato Si' Movement will lead the opening event of Laudato Si' Week on Pentecost Sunday.