As good Christians and citizens of the world, we want to take care of creation, the gift we have been given by God. We want to manage well the inheritance that will be left to our descendants and truly care for creation.
Following Pope Francis’ leadership and the 1.3 billion Catholics who care for creation, Laudato Si’ Movement has come up with 52 ways for you, your family, and your community to pray and take action for God’s creation this year.
Of course, you’re welcome to swap out your own ideas and mix and match. The Holy Spirit gives us creativity for the common good!
Week 49 of 52 ways to care for creation: Hear the cry of the Earth and the cry of the poor
Take time to read about the climate crisis affecting our poorest sisters and brothers around the world, such as in Madagascar, where they’re experiencing the first climate change famine. Sit with this news and reflect on how it makes you feel, knowing that the people of Madagascar have had nothing to do with the root causes of the climate emergency and biodiversity crisis.