Creativity for Christ’s creation: everyone’s talents are needed

Creativity for Christ’s creation: everyone’s talents are needed

Laudato Si’ Animators Arlette Marais and Jane Overmeyer share much more than a friendship. They both belong to St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church Athlone in Cape Town, South Africa, and their commitment to taking care of our common home has spread like wildfire...
Green funerals respect our loved ones and God’s creation

Green funerals respect our loved ones and God’s creation

The following article by Laudato Si’ Animator Virginia Bell was first published in Independent Catholic News. The article is part of the Animators’ series that turns a critical eye on common church practices to find greener alternatives. Green Funerals Green...
The heat is on in Spain!

The heat is on in Spain!

This community in northern Spain is afire as ardent Animator Florencia Baldazo and others get ready to celebrate the upcoming Season of Creation.  If you live anywhere near Medina de Pomar in the north of Spain, chances are you’ve probably seen or heard of Florencia...
The Sisters of Charity and friends ‘walk the walk’

The Sisters of Charity and friends ‘walk the walk’

  The Sisters of Charity’s global impact goes back long before their collaboration with Laudato Si’ Movement began by becoming a Member Organization. Together with AJA Friends of Jeanne-Antide, they have been actively contributing by making a daily commitment that has...
A green oasis in Beirut’s concrete jungle

A green oasis in Beirut’s concrete jungle

Laudato Si’ Animator Sr Saïdé Khairallah, from the Sisters of Charity in Lebanon, shares her teaching community’s environmental efforts focusing on the youth in an effort to  educate our future generation on the need to care for our common home and God’s...