September 1, 2015

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Pope Francis recently declared September 1 as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, as the Orthodox Church has done since 1989. You can read the full letter here. - See more at: http://catholicclimatemovement.global/world-day-of-prayer/#sthash.ImgSDa0b.dpuf
Pope Francis recently declared September 1 as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, as the Orthodox Church has done since 1989. You can read the full letter here. - See more at: http://catholicclimatemovement.global/world-day-of-prayer/#sthash.ImgSDa0b.dpuf

"The life of the spirit is not dissociated from the body or from nature or from worldly realities, but lived in and with them, in communion with all that surrounds us.”

- Pope Francis in Laudato Sí, (216)

The pope recently declared September 1 as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, as the Orthodox Church has done since 1989.

Read more about the day and others scheduled about the environment this month in Climate change is on the 'front burner' now by Joan Brown, published on Global Sisters Report Aug. 27, 2015

There is even a Facebook event for today hosted by The Global Catholic Climate Movement in several language.

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