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World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation

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Pope Francis has requested that September 1, 2016 be a World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation.  The day of prayer, the pope said, will give individuals and communities an opportunity to implore God's help in protecting creation and an opportunity to ask God's forgiveness "for sins committed against the world in which we live."   Read about the full announcement here.