At least 1,700 people from 12 villages in Aparri town joined the march to mark this year’s Earth Day celebration that was followed by a prayer service at the San Pedro Telmo Parish Church.
Layunin nito na manawagan sa mga institusyon at mga sektor ng Simbahan na gumawa ng plano at isakatuparan ang mensahe ng Laudato Si’ sa susunod na pitong taon.
LSAP could be the best way to improve the Church’s communications on integral ecology, where people from all walks of life could understand the necessity, spirituality, and duties to care for the creation.
“Don’t be afraid to criticize! We need your criticism. Many of you, for example, are critical of environmental pollution. We need this! Be free in criticism,” said the pontiff.
There is still a lot to be done, but ultimately, women have to be at the heart of a just transition.