Our Easter journey was preceded by three online conversations on the social encyclical Laudato Si’ (LS) entitled “A Culture of Care” with Jane Mellett who is actively involved in spreading the message of the encyclical. She is the LS Officer with Trócaire, the international development agency of the Catholic Church in Ireland, the equivalent of Caritas in many countries She is also a member of the LS Working Group-Ireland.
International Day of Prayer and Awareness against Human Trafficking 2021 with the theme: An Economy without Human Trafficking.
On 22 November, in a ceremony in St Peter’s Basilica in Rome, at the conclusion of the Mass presided over by Pope Francis, young people from Panama handed over the symbols of World Youth Day (WYD) to young people from Portugal.
At this difficult time that humanity is living through, we are beginning Advent, the season to prepare for the coming of Jesus. This year our Message comes from a group of TA members working in the health sector.
LAUDATO SI' WEEK
From 16 to 24 May, Pope Francis invites to an urgent global campaign to respond to the ecological crisis and the cry of the poor. The theme of the campaign is “everything is connected”, it marks the 5th anniversary of his encyclical Laudato Si’ on care for our common home.