Displaying items by tag: laudato si - CIDSE

Churches and communities affected by mining must build alternatives to defend life and the earth

Tuesday, 07 August 2018 12:06

"What the affected communities expect is a firm and prophetic stance from the churches. As Pope Francis said, this economy kills and we see this in communities every day. This is the moment in which the Prophetic Church, in favor of the poor and of the earth, becomes urgent and necessary, "affirms the Brazilian sociologist Moema Miranda, one of the coordinators of the" Meeting with Communities Affected by Mining in Latin America " which will take place in Brasilia from August 7 to 10.

Published in Blog

Latin American Episcopal Council Pastoral letter

Monday, 02 July 2018 15:49

'Missionary disciples: custodians of our common home - Discernment in light of the encyclical Laudato si’', CELAM pastoral letter. January 2018.
(Original text in Spanish. Unofficial translations in EN / DE / FR)

Published in Encyclical Laudato Si'

Laudato Si’: The End of the Beginning for the Journey Toward Care for Our Common Home and One Another

Friday, 02 February 2018 13:09

Three years ago, the world waited impatiently for the new encyclical letter on integral ecology by Pope Francis. For months ahead of its unveiling, people in the know—social activists, theologians, ecologists—Catholic or not, speculated, theorized, and dreamed of all that this important message might contain. We knew that the words from the Holy Father would be coming at a critical time, in the lead up to the COP21 Climate talks in Paris. Those of us who had been praying for the world to wake up to the urgency of the current ecological crisis put our hopes in the hands of Pope Francis and this encyclical.

Published in Encyclical Laudato Si'

Ethical Investments in an era of Climate Change: a guide to reviewing environmental and social governance of Catholic investments

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 13:27

Trócaire and the Global Catholic Climate Movement have launched a guide for faith-based institutions concerned with the ways in which their investments align with their mission and vision, particularly in light of the global challenge of climate change. 

Published in Climate Justice

To truly address climate change; let’s stop talking and start listening

Thursday, 16 November 2017 11:55

Time has come to answer Pope Francis’s call to action and tackle the climate crisis at its roots.

Published in Encyclical Laudato Si'

Living the ecological conversion of Laudato Si’

Saturday, 17 June 2017 12:20

Two years ago, Pope Francis released his groundbreaking encyclical Laudato Si’ that describes the social and environmental crisis we are facing and calls on humankind to care for our common home. One group of youth got to experience firsthand the ecological conversion Pope Francis speaks of in his encyclical at a Laudato Si’-inspired camp.

Putting change into action at sustainable lifestyles camp inspired by Laudato Si'

Monday, 08 May 2017 12:54

Brussels, May 8th, 2017 - From May 9th to 13th, supporters of CIDSE’s member organizations will gather in Portugal to experience firsthand the ecological conversion that is called for in Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’.

Published in Newsroom

Together we walk for change, towards a sustainable and ecological transition

Monday, 03 April 2017 14:15

From 9 - 13 May 2017, Change for the Planet - Care for the People, FEC and Casa Velha will bring together close to 100 supporters at a sustainable summer camp in Portugal to reflect and act together for a profound shift in our practices towards more just and sustainable lifestyles.

50 years ago, Populorum Progressio set the course for people-led development

Thursday, 23 March 2017 10:08

It was 50 years ago, on March 26th 1967, that Pope Paul VI released his encyclical Populorum Progressio: On the Development of Peoples.

Published in General content

Lent 2017: CIDSE members help us to recognise that each person is a gift

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 15:31

CIDSE’s member organisations can support you in encountering the gifts of all our sisters and brothers around the world with their Lenten campaigns.

Published in General content

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