USA - University of San Francisco Hosts "Living Laudato Si' through Climate Action"
Catholic leaders, at an event co-hosted by the University of San Francisco and the Global Catholic Climate Movement, joined people from around the world for a three-day Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco from Sept. 12-14. The summit, hosted by California Gov. Jerry Brown, highlighted achievements in implementing the Paris Agreement and called on the global community to "take ambition to the next level", the theme of the gathering. The summit coincided with the Season of Creation, a month-long campaign from September 1 through the feast of St. Francis of Assisi on Oct. 4. The campaign calls on Christians from around the world to care for creation by uniting in prayerful reflection and action. Read more...