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Climate Justice Parish Resources

Here you will find a range of resources on climate change and climate justice related to Pope Francis' encyclical Laudato Si' and the Irish Catholic Bishops' The Cry of the Earth pastoral reflection.

Season of Creation

Download the guide to reviewing environmental and social governance of Catholic investments, produced by the Global Catholic Climate Movement and Trócaire here.

Ethical Investments in an Era of Climate Change

The ground-breaking encyclical from Pope Francis, Laudato Si has without doubt challenged all of us in our care and stewardship of creation. Below are resources to support activities within your parish community with regard to responding as Christians to care of the environment.

You can also download Season of Creation parish resources prepared by the Laudato Si’ working group of the Catechetics commission of the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference.

Introduction to Laudato Si': On Care for Our Common Home

Laudato Si' for Young People

The Cry of the Earth is a Pastoral Reflection on Climate Change from the Irish Catholic Bishops Conference, 2014. To accompany this, Trócaire has developed GLAS, a pastoral resource. Register your interest in the GLAS Award with Eco-Congregation Ireland (info (at)

The Cry of the Earth: A Pastoral Reflection on Climate Change

Watch Dr Lorna Gold on The Cry of the Earth and Trócaire’s climate justice work

GLAS resource companion video