This year is the fifth anniversary of the publication of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’.
Pope Francis has asked us to celebrate this week. We are living through history-shaping events. Laudato Si’ teaches us how to build a better world – together.
Members of the Archdiocese of Wellington Ecology, Justice and Peace Commission’s Integral Ecology Committee offer reflections on how the encyclical inspires change and action in their lives.
Reflection from Jim McAloon: Less finger-pointing, more listening
Reflection from Msgr Gerard Burns (1): How can I make changes?
Reflection from Msgr Gerard Burns (2): Renewing our efforts
Reflection from Estelle Henrys (1): How much do we value our water?
Reflection from Estelle Henrys (2): Time to silence the noise
Reflection from Catherine Gibbs: Speaking to the world by our lives