Catholic Earthcare Ballarat Diocese aims to foster and encourage communities to understand and embrace ecological conversion at a local, national and world level.
CATHOLIC EARTHCARE BALLARAT DIOCESE
CATHOLIC EARTHCARE A PROGRAM OF CARITAS AUSTRALIA
Catholic Earthcare launched its Earthcare Parishes program in December 2021 and, since then, the network has grown to sixty parishes across 17 dioceses. Your parish is encouraged to join the network and begin your own parish’s journey towards the 7 Laudato Si’ Goals and to becoming living Laudato Si’ communities.
Please contact Jillian Hogbin, Diocesan Director Caritas, who can lend support on how be involved and to sign up.
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A Social Encyclical Letter on Ecology and Climate – Pope Francis 24th May 2015
ABOUT LAUDATO SI’
COMMON CARE FOR OUR COMMON HOME
The Laudato Si’ Movement is based on millions of activities (inspired by Laudato Si’) of Christians, the Catholic Church, churches, religions and secular partners around the world.
MEASURING INTEGRAL ECOLOGY
The Dicastery for Human Development presents measuring Integral Ecology in the spirit of Laudato Si’ (Laudato Si’ Goals – LSGs)