In his new book ‘Let us Dream’ The Pope shares a vision of a fairer world in the aftermath of Covid. He describes coming to see that the call to live in friendship with God and our neighbor is inseparably bound up with our care for the environment.
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Laudato Si Group meeting Wednesday 18th November at 7:00pm in St Joseph’s Youth Room. In his encyclical Laudato Si Pope Francis calls us to “ecological conversion” whereby the effects of our encounter with Jesus Christ becomes evident in our relationship with the world around us. He says this “Living our vocation to be protectors of God’s […]
Laudato Si Group meeting on Wednesday 09th September at 7.00pm in St Joseph’s Youth Room. In Laudato Si (37) Pope Francis writes about Biodiversity and “the need for particular attention to be shown to … endemic rare or less protected species”. Did you know that Guernsey and Jersey are now the only places in the British […]
Laudato Si Group meeting on Wednesday 24th June at 6.30pm at Our Lady Star of the Sea. Pope Francis in his encyclical, “Laudato si” calls on all of us to do two things: to care for the planet, “Our Common Home” and to have “solidarity with the poor”. We are only too aware of the […]
Sunday 24th – Pray together at Midday – ‘Laudato si’ Sunday is the 5th anniversary of Pope Francis’ ground breaking letter ‘Laudato si’ (tr. ‘Praise be…’) on ‘Care for our common home’. He calls us to pray, reflect, and take action, and are reminded that ‘Everything is connected”. Our faith informs us that all creation belongs to God and […]
Laudato Si’ Week honors the fifth anniversary of Pope Francis’ encyclical on care for our common home. (The World & Environment) The theme of the week is “everything is connected.” Following Pope Francis’ call, Catholics everywhere are invited to pray, reflect and prepare for action during this ‘Laudato si Week’ of 16th-24t May. There are […]
This May is the 5th anniversary of the Popes ground breaking letter ‘Laudato si’ (Tr. ‘Praise be’ from the opening of St Francis’ canticle of the Sun and Moon – ‘Praise be to you, my Lord, through our Sister, Mother Earth, who sustains and governs us’) about the environmental and climate crisis. As we watch the beauty […]
For Deacons – We pray that deacons faithful in their service to the Word and the poor may be an invigorating symbol for the entire Church.
Laudate Si Group is a new Group which is being initiated in response to the initiative of Pope Francis to be aware of Creation and World resources. If you are interested in joining this Group or would like further information please contact Greg Harvey – Tel: 07781110471 / E-mail: email@example.com
MISSIO. I am pleased to report that finally the magazines and prayer cards arrived and a few days later the Calendars for 2020. The latter are particularly good and include the “Pope’s Intentions” for each month. I requested that Missio boxes be handed in on 6th October and since then I have received 43 boxes […]