Take a moment to reflect on the photo.
Here on the pulse of this new day
You may have the grace to look up and out
And into your sister's eyes,
Into your brother's face, your country
And say simply
— Maya Angelou (1928-2014), Poet, singer, memoirist, and civil rights activist
Founded in 2006 by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, the Catholic Climate Covenant inspires and equips people and institutions to care for creation and care for the poor. "Through our 18 national partners, we guide the U.S. Church's response to climate change by educating, giving public witness, and offering resources." CCC's website has many useful resources in these categories: Laudato Si', Care for Creation, Environmental Justice, Homily Helps, Prayers and Worship, Reduce Your Carbon Footprint, Videos, & Webinars.
Season of Creation Daily
pause | reflect | act
Editor's note: Season of Creation Daily is inspired by the Care for Our Common Home Ministry, Paulist Center Boston. To receive daily reflections by email, sign up here.
EarthBeat wants to know what your parish is doing in response to climate change. Take the survey here.
Is there a topic you want us to explore in an upcoming article? We want to hear from you! Send us your burning question.