When Laudato si’: On Care for Our Common Home came out in June 2018, I found it a challenging read. To help me navigate it, I worked out a summary of sorts in six points, which I then shared with others in our parish. Maybe it’s still relevant in this fifth anniversary year of its publication!
Laudato si’ is a long and very rich discussion of problems in the natural and social worlds in crisis. Here are my six points about it:
the crisis affects everyone;