Categories: Family News

The Season of Creation was officially launched on September 1, World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, and it ends on October 4, the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of ecology. 

A Vatican News story on the Pope’s message for the Jubilee for the Earth can be found at

Our Diocese has created a resource page containing recently released resources on the Care of our Common Home which can be found at

If you are interested in further conversation, study, prayer and action regarding integral ecology and stewardship of the earth you may want to be part of an on-line Laudato Si’  Circle.  If you feel called to learn more, participate, or desire to  get more information about what is involved please contact Jean Beneteau at  Anyone can participate who has access to online forums.