Posts Tagged ‘World Day of Prayer for Creation’

Working for the Care of Creation

Friday, September 1st, 2017

When the Holy Father has something important to communicate to the Church on a particular topic, he will sometimes do so in the form of an encyclical letter. Since his election, Pope Francis has issued two encyclicals: Lumen Fidei (2013), on faith, and Laudato Si’ (2015), on the care for our common home. Encyclicals, as […] [Read more]

World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

“Praise be to you, my Lord.” With these prayerful words, Pope Francis begins his recent encyclical, Laudato Si’, which he concludes also with prayer. Now our Holy Father has instituted a World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation to be celebrated annually on September 1 in conjunction with the custom of the Orthodox […] [Read more]