Philadelphia seminary plants, blesses a tree for Pope's day for care of creation

Responding to Pope Francis’ call for Catholics around the world to observe Sept. 1 as a Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary in Philadelphia planted a tree on its grounds on Tuesday. The planting of a white oak was done in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, and was… Continue reading Philadelphia seminary plants, blesses a tree for Pope's day for care of creation

‘Protect every life to prepare for a better future’ says Pope on World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

The Pope presided at an evening of prayer yesterday in St Peter’s Basilica Leading prayers for the safeguarding of creation, Pope Francis prayed that people would learn to contemplate God in the beauty of the universe, give thanks and protect all life. During an evening celebration of the World Day of Prayer for the Care… Continue reading ‘Protect every life to prepare for a better future’ says Pope on World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation