Green Churches Network: Highlights of Laudato Si’


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The Green Churches Network has pulled out important quotes from Laudato Si’ that they feel highlight the main message of the encyclical and created a resource to share them. To read or download the entire resource, click here.

“So too is the Church. All Christian communities have an important role to play in ecological education. It is my hope that our seminaries and houses of formation will provide an education in responsible simplicity of life, in grateful contemplation of God’s world, and in concern for the needs of the poor and the protection of the environment.”

-Paragraph 214 of Laudato Si’

Environmental Justice and Peace Quotes from Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

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This page offers quotes from his All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on different issues related to environmental justice and peace. Some of the categories include climate change and social justice, fear and love, and poverty, protection and preservation. To read the full page of quotes, click here.