A workshop consisting of three 90-minute sessions will cover the spirituality of Pope Francis’ encyclical “Laudato Si”, the reality of our global environmental and climate crisis, and our response to this crisis: Ecumenical and Interreligious Guidebook for the Diocese of San Diego. This workshop is offered through the Creation Care Ministry of the Diocese of San Diego.

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ALL are welcome!

MEETING TIMES: Tuesday evenings, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
May 11, 18, and 25

TEACHING METHODOLOGY: Video, lecture, in-class exercises, Q & A

Team-taught by the Creation Care Core Team of the Ministry of Life, Peace and Justice:

  • Robert Gilleskie, Professional Engineer and instructor at UCSD Extension
  • Patricia E. Grace, JD, lawyer and member of the Secular Franciscan Order
  • David Larom, PhD, retired SDSU environmental science instructor and Qualcomm engineer/product manager
  • Margaret McCahill, MD, clinical professor, UCSD Medical School, and member of the Secular Franciscan Order
  • Anne Marie Oldham, JD, Ca. Green Ribbon Award teacher at St. James Academy & national recognition
  • Arnold Bernardo, Retired Environmental and Safety Engineer from Dept. of Defense
  • Jim DeHarpporte, former Director of Catholic Relief Services West
  • Fr. Emmet Farrell, Director of Creation Care Ministry

For more information contact Fr. Emmet
REGISTER: or call 858-692-2363