Check here for resources you can use to implement changes in your faith community as a response to the Pope’s call to action.

• The Catholic Archbishop of Atlanta’s Laudato Si Action Plan.

• Season of Creation runs September 1 – October 4, from World Day of Prayer for Creation to the Feast of St. Francis. Find resources for the season on their website.

• The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has an Environmental Justice Program with resources on justice, advocacy, education, and more.

Franciscan Action Network is a great resource for Creation care for Catholics.

Catholic Climate Covenant is the Catholic Church’s voice on climate change.

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• “Pope Francis’ Climate Change Talking Points” by Jessie Dye, Program and Outreach Director of Earth Ministry/Washington Interfaith Power & Light

• Interfaith Power & Light Papal Encyclical Resources lays out basic information and directs you to current news about the encyclical and the faith community’s response to it.

• Read GIPL’s Press Release in response to the encyclical.


• The Archdiocese of Atlanta has launched #RefreshAtl, a campaign to “celebrate the many ways that our parishes and Catholic communities ‘refresh’ and engage others, creating a healthier home for future generations.”

• Global Catholic Climate Movement has put together an informative video to explain why Catholics care about climate change:

• The United Methodist Church’s “God’s Renewed Creation” is good for a Sunday School class curriculum or special study sessions for the fall.

• Here’s a great video from the Catholic Health Association: