Season of Creation - Photo: Christina for GCCM
Yesterday, Pope Francis invited the faithful to celebrate the Season of Creation. The pope said that the Season of Creation is “a period of more intense prayer and action for the benefit of the common home,” and he encouraged us to “feel in deep harmony with the men and women of goodwill” who are protecting creation.
You can find Pope Francis' full remarks here
Together with Pope Francis, thousands of people around the world are celebrating the season. Take the momentum further by sharing this Facebook video about Pope Francis and the Season of Creation. Throughout the season, we’ll share stories and ways to take action. When future generations look back, they’ll see that Catholics responded with urgency and clarity to our ecological crisis.
- Click here to read Columban Fr Charles Rue's Season of Creation resource
- The mass was presided by Archbishop Peter Chong, Archbishop of Suva, Sept 1 in Brisbane where he gave an inspiring homily.
Click link to watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0IMsWHhqGo&feature=em-lbcastemail (40-60 minutes)