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Pope Francis greets pilgrims and visitors at his Wednesday General Audience

Pope's General Audience: appeals for peace, care of creation

11/10/2017 13:29

 Speaking at his General Audience on Wednesday, Pope Francis appealed to public officials and institutions to take greater care of the environment and help prevent natural disasters.

 

Nature

Nature

Card. Gracias: ‘Be stewards of God’s Creation’

02/09/2017 12:42

Cardinal Gracias in his message for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation has invited all faithful to invoke God’s help for the protection of God’s Creation. The Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation was marked on  September 1 and had special importance in this its third year.

 

File photo of Pope Francis, right, and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I signing a joint declaration on the Greek island of Lesbos, in 2016.

File photo of Pope Francis, right, and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I signing a joint declaration on the Greek island of Lesbos, in 2016.

The Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation: Joint message

01/09/2017 07:54

The Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation is being marked today September 1 and has special importance in this its third year. It is a Joint Message from Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, who for the first time are writing together on Themes of the Day.

 

Pope Francis appealed for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation at his Wednesday General Audience

Pope Francis appealed for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation at his Wednesday General Audience

Pope Francis appeals for World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation

30/08/2017 11:26

Pope Francis on Wednesday appealed for “a respectful and responsible attitude towards Creation” ahead of the third World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

A view of St. Peter's Basilica as Pope Francis celebrates a vesper prayer at the Vatican

A view of St. Peter's Basilica as Pope Francis celebrates a vesper prayer at the Vatican

Duty of human beings toward creation is to lend it a voice

01/09/2016 19:15

The Papal Preacher underlined that the primary duty of human beings toward creation was to lend it a voice, adding that the sovereignty of human beings over the cosmos does not entail the triumphalism of our species, but the assumption of responsibility toward the weak, the poor, the defenseless.

 

Pope Francis presides at Vespers in St Peter's Basilica marking the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Pope Francis presides at Vespers in St Peter's Basilica marking the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Homily by Fr Cantalamessa at Vespers for World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation

01/09/2016 17:30

The Preacher of the Papal Household reflected on the duties of human beings towards creation and towards God in his homily at Vespers for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation presided over by Pope Francis in St. Peter's Basilica. 

 

Vatican spokesperson Greg Burke and  Cardinal Peter Turkson during a press conference presenting the Message of Pope Francis for the World Day of Pray

Vatican spokesperson Greg Burke and Cardinal Peter Turkson during a press conference presenting the Message of Pope Francis for the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

Presentation of Pope Francis' Message of Day of Prayer for Creation

01/09/2016 14:31

The Message of Pope Francis for the World Day of Prayer for Creation was presented on Thursday at a Press Conference in the Holy See Press Office.