Pertinent links which deal with creation and the Church’s response to be good stewards of the Gift so Creation:

Encyclical letter Laudato Si of Pope Francis on Care for our Common Home:


Eparchial Human and Environmental Development Program of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon.

For Our Common Home Education Program.  A Future for the Amazon a Future for All2019:

Creating a Climate of Change Education Program 2015:

Development and Peace

The Canadian Catholic Organization which supports partners in the Global South in the pursuit of alternatives to unjust social, political and economic structures.

These links will be helpful if especially if you are planning an event focussing on Care for the enviornment in your parish, home or school:

For Our Common Home Education program. Share Lent, Give from the Heart 2020:

Global Catholic Climate Movement:

Global Catholic Climate Movement works within the Catholic Church to better care for our common home.  Their founding document is Pope Francis’ encyclical on climate change and ecology, Laudato Si’.

Here you will find:

 – Information about the global Climate crisis

 – News and events related to care for creation

 – Action items such as Advocacy guides and Templates, parish initiatives, ideas to reduce your parish footprint, and resources for hosting videos screenings in your parish. 

Pastoral Letter of the Synod of Bishops of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church of 2020

ONLY ONE THING WILL REMAIN YOURS – THAT WHICH YOU HAVE GIVEN TO THE POOR Pastoral Letter of the Synod of Bishops of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church of 2020 to the clergy, religious, and laity   Very Reverend and Reverend Fathers! Venerable Brothers and Sisters in...

Season of Creation

Dear social justice minded friends,   Please read and consider signing and sharing the petition that can be found on the link below.  It is asking for the Canadian ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise to have more power to effectively investigate the conduct of...

Indigenous Social Mission Retreat: Engaging in Dialogue

Bishop David offers a reflection on the Akathist service  Submitted by Inessa McIntyre Photo credit Bernadette MandrusiakThe Social Mission Working Group of the Eparchy of Edmonton held its second Social Mission Workshop and Retreat at Camp Oselia in March 2019. The...

I’m Dreaming of a GREEN Christmas

Christmas will look quite different for many of us this year. Why not take the opportunity to shift to a greener, more environmentally friendly Christmas? While it may seem overwhelming when we consider all the waste that celebrations like Christmas can bring along...