World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

 

4 key points of the pope's message

download  2022 JULY – SEASON OF CREATION – PAMPHLET

 

For the first time, Pope Francis has published in advance his message for the ‘World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation‘ which is celebrated every September 1. It marks the beginning of the Season of Creation, an ecumenical period that unites Christians to pray and take action for our common home.… Read more

World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

Message of His Holiness Pope Francis for the
second World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

24 July 2022

Dear Friends,
“In old age they will still bear fruit” (Ps 92:15). These words of the Psalmist are glad tidings, a true “gospel” that we can proclaim to all on this second World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly. They run counter to what the world thinks about this stage of life, but also to the attitude of grim resignation shown by some of us elderly people, who harbour few expectations for the future.
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