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Webinar on Biodiversity

Christians who commit themselves to creation care are sometimes asked if they have their priorities straight. Does the Gospel’s call to love the world extend only to humans, or all things that God has made? Does doing one mean we can’t do the other? read more

Martyr in the Amazon: Mauro Pío Peña

In the Amazon, powerful financial and criminal interests will stop at nothing to illegally extract resources such as timber and gold from protected lands. Mauro Pío Peña, an Asháninka leader from a jungle community in Peru, paid for this ruthlessness with his life. read more

Martyrs for the Amazon

Late in the month of May eight years ago, a husband and wife who had courageously defended rural people and protected lands were murdered in Brazil. read more

St. Francis Sunday: Progress in Poland

In celebration of St. Francis Sunday, Global Catholic Climate Movement and Caritas Poland launched a groundbreaking series of events in Poland. The events, called an “ecological awakening,” were carried out simultaneously in four cities: Kraków, Gdańsk, Poznań, and...

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The Cry of “Sister Water”

Prayer service in Barcelona Around the world, the Season of Creation has inspired church leaders to unite in prayerful action for our common home. In Barcelona, Catholic leaders from around Europe gathered at the Llobregat river delta to reflect on the cries of...

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Caring for Creation in Buenos Aires

Educational event in Buenos Aires The future of our common home looked bright as the Season of Creation was celebrated in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Play centers in Bancalari and San Jorge hosted events for children, with the theme “The Earth, Our Common Home.” In these...

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Season of Creation 2018: Walking Together

The spirit of unity and love for God’s creation illuminated Christian communities this Season of Creation. From the coasts of Hawaii to the coasts of New Zealand, from a street settlement in Fiji to bustling central London, people around the world walked together in...

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Praying for Creation in Brazil

Season of Creation gathering in Brazil Committing to care for creation Beauty and joy filled the hearts of the faithful who gathered for a Season of Creation prayer service in São Paulo, Brazil. In the community of Santo André, a small Catholic assembly held a prayer...

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