A New Video Series
“God’s Creation Needs You” is a new video series featuring six Catholic communities across the nation caring for our common home through climate action, advocacy, farming, community organizing, service to others, solar energy, education, prayer and a focus on environmental justice.
Watch for a new video each week! With thanks to the Catholic Communication Campaign.
Video #1: Catholic Youth in Action
Hear from Catholic young leaders who are acting on the climate crisis
Video #2: A Hampton, VA Parish is Changing the World!
Immaculate Conception parish in Hampton, VA is leading the way!
Video #3: Education, Action, and Faith with Creation Care Teams (Houston, TX)
The Creation Care Team at Mary Queen Catholic Church of Houston, TX leads with their faith as they take action on climate change and it’s impacts on the community.
Video #4: Caring for Creation: Healing the Soil and Feeding Souls
Focus on Little Portion Farm in Ellicott City, MD – A ministry of the Franciscan Friars Conventual providing fresh food to those in need while using sustainable farming methods to restore the health of the land.
Video #5: Inspired by Faith to Protect Their Community
This video focuses on the environmental and health issues impacting communities in “Cancer Alley” Louisiana. Featuring Covenant Board member Sharon Lavigne (and recipient of the Goldman Environmental Prize and the Laetare Award) the video spotlights how she and other residents of St. James Parish, LA are inspired by their faith as they face ever-growing industrial pollution and organize to demand environmental justice.
Video #6: Faith-Driven Environmental Justice
The final video of the God’s Creation Needs You video series focuses on the prophetic work done by Environmental Justice Program at Catholic Charities, Diocese of Stockton and how Catholic Social Teaching calls them to confront the environmental challenges harming poor and vulnerable communities.