News Category : News

COP26 – Campaign for the climate | October 13th, 2021

JOIN THE CAMPAIGN As we know, in November, governments from around the globe gather in Glasgow at COP26 to discuss what action to take to tackle the climate  emergency.  CAFOD, the Catholic …

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Joint Message from Pope, Patriarch and Archbishop of Canterbury for Protection of Creation | September 9th, 2021

Source: Vatican News Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the Archbishop of Canterbury have issued the following Message today for the Protection of Creation. For more than a year, we have all experienced …

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The Pope Video – August 2021 – Church on the way | August 4th, 2021

Source: Vatican News In his prayer intention for the month of August, Pope Francis invites everyone to work for a transformation of the Church – a work that begins with “a reform …

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First World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly | July 24th, 2021

The first World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly, inaugurated by Pope Francis, will be celebrated this Sunday 25 July on the theme I am with you always (Mt 28:20). In …

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Preparing for COP26 in North Wales | June 24th, 2021

The North Wales Livesimply group of St Richard Gwyn, Wrexham Diocese, organised an online meeting on the theme of ‘Preparing for COP26’ on 7 June. Ellen Teague, journalist with the …

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ECEN Assembly looks at actions on creation, climate and biodiversity | June 7th, 2021

Source: ECEN The virtual Assembly of the European Christian Environmental Network (ECEN) concluded last week, addressing the theme “Reconciled with Creation: A Call for Urgent Action on Climate and Biodiversity”. The Assembly …

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Vatican launches seven-year Laudato si’ Action Platform | May 28th, 2021

Cardinal Peter Turkson, Prefect of the Dicastery for the Promotion of Integral Human Development, presented the Laudato si’ Action Platform, “a seven-year journey towards integral ecology.” Six years on from the …

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Faith institutions divest from fossil fuels | May 18th, 2021

Source: Operation Noah Today, 36 faith institutions from 11 countries announce their divestment from fossil fuels. It comes from institutions in Brazil, Argentina, India, the Philippines, Uganda, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Ireland, the …

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Earth Day 2021: Global Healing Initiative | April 22nd, 2021

The Global Healing initiative is the Catholic Church in England and Wales’ response to the Pope’s Encyclical ‘Laudato Si’. In it Pope Francis calls for dialogue and action concerning the …

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Cardinal Turkson at Vatican Biodiversity Webinar | April 22nd, 2021

As Earth Day is being celebrated around the world today – we are publishing the text of Cardinal Peter Turkson’s address at the Vatican Biodiversity webinar yesterday, 20 April 2021 …

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