Under a bright sun and clear skies, parish youth led an outdoor service at Christ the King Parish in Clydesdale, Anglican Diocese of Umzimvubu, South Africa, as part of the worldwide Season of Creation celebration.
Celebrating the Season of Creation, the Anglican Youth of Lebombos Diocese in Mozambique marched through the streets of Maxixe carrying the Anglican youth banners. 55 shade trees were planted to green the city.
Young Catholics worldwide will raise their voices for change during the climate strikes on September 20 and 27. And as upcoming leaders of the Laudato Si’ Generation, they’re calling the Church to stand with them.
A diverse group of faith institutions with $11 trillion in assets has committed to divestment from fossil fuels. The signing marks a significant milestone in the burgeoning movement, which began five years ago with institutions that held $50 billion in assets.
We live in a decisive time for the climate crisis. Scientific analysis and tragic first-hand testimonies also continue to reveal the scale of the crisis, with record-setting heat waves, deadly droughts, and dangerous storms affecting people and places around the world.
Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Tagle opened the 2019 Season of Creation celebration in the Philippines with an appeal: “Let us renew our pledge to respect one another and the web of life.”