The Vatican, the San Diego diocese and other leading organizations shared their singular perspective on care for creation.

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Here is a sampling of the videos that have been produced that call for urgent action to protect the environment.

May 18, 2021
“Bishop McElroy addresses Catholic Climate Conference”

May 2021
Pope Francis Announces Laudato Si’ Platform

April 16, 2021
“Earth Week Mass with Bishop McElroy”

May 23, 2020
“Empowering Youth: Interfaith Coalition for Earth Justice”

Feb. 10, 2020
“Sharing Biodegradable Products”

Dec, 31, 2019
“Greta and George”

Oct. 30, 2019
“Bending the Curve on Global Warming: Science, Spirituality and Policy”

May 24, 2017
Scientists are not the best champions of climate science

June 25, 2015
“Laudato Si’” (Video from the Vatican)


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