Our Sacred Earth, Our Common Home: Reflection & Action on Laudato Si

National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows - Belleville, IL Reflection & Action on Laudato SI ‘ Saturday, April 21 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Visitors Center Keynote Speaker: Mary Evelyn Tucker, Ph.D. Senior Lecturer and Research Scholar School of Forestry and Environmental Studies Yale Divinity School Cost: $25 for adults, $15 for students For those who are able, we suggest a payment of $40 to cover the fee of a student who cannot afford to pay. Registration: Call 618-394-6270 or online snows.org/programs This event is the second in a series devoted to the study and implementation of Pope Francis’ landmark encyclical on ecology, Laudato Si’. Dr. Mary Evelyn Tucker, who collaborated for many years with eco-theologian and Earth scholar Fr. Thomas Berry, will deliver the keynote address. The participants will then take part in a series of “hands-on” break-out sessions. The morning will conclude with a feedback and takeaway session. This event is intended for individuals and parish groups looking for practical ways to care for our common home, our sacred Earth.