latest news on COVID-19

Articles for Laudato Si

Laudato Si’

As we recognize this fifth anniversary of Pope Francis’s encyclical letter, Laudato Si’ (On Care for Our Common Good), the Vinfam social justice collaborators have been discussing this topic over the past two monthly calls.

Laudato Si – A Call To Change Our Way of Thinking

Do you think it is possible to capture the essence of Laudato SI in one cartoon or just five words?

A Wide-Angle Lens On the Cries of the Poor

The earth herself, burdened and laid waste, is among the most abandoned and maltreated of our poor; she “groans in travail” (Rom 8:22)

Eight Things – Pope Francis, the Poor, Laudato Si

Have I ever thought about the impact of climate change on those who will bear the first effects and brunt of changes?

Mercy2Earth Weekend

Mercy2Earth Weekend

Brian Roewe from the National Catholic Reporter Writes: A coincidence of calendars this weekend presents for Catholics an uncommon occurrence, where Earth Day precedes Divine Mercy Sunday, an alignment of dates that has inspired some to use it as an occasion to live...

Does Laudato Si matter to you?

Does Laudato Si matter to you?

Was Laudato Si a "blip" or a "game changer"? An important question, no doubt. But a more important question for us is, does Laudato Si matter to you...and the Vincentian Family? Someone recently said of the Church “We’re collectively the largest global humanitarian...

Laudato Si’ Week and the Vincentian Family

Laudato Si’ Week and the Vincentian Family

International Catholic eco-groups like the Global Catholic Climate Movement want you to know about “Laudato Si’ Week,” June 12th through the 19th, and they want us all to take part. The goal is to keep the spotlight on the Holy Father’s eco-encyclical, and to continue...

Pin It on Pinterest