The Season of Creation is an annual ecumenical celebration of prayer and action to protect our common home. It takes place from September 1 – the World Day of Prayer for Creation – to October 4 – the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi. It is an invitation to take part by organizing prayer services, community litter clean-ups, advocacy actions and more.
This year's Season of Creation takes place within the context of the 5th
anniversary of Pope Francis'encyclical, Laudato Si
’. The Vatican Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development launched a special invitation urging Catholics to take part in the Season of Creation. A video was released in partnership with the Global Catholic Climate Movement