Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Conservation Center, formerly the Catholic Conservation Center

Founded in 2000

  Catholics conserving nature and protecting life. TM


Coming soon! We are working on a new website for 2014/2015. Please visit our Facebook page for the latest

Catholic statements about ecology, including from Pope Francis.


Long before today's environmental movement,

the Bible and Tradition of the Catholic Church taught us to be

stewards of God's creation with love and wisdom.


The mission of the

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Conservation Center

is to promote ecology, environmental justice,

authentic and sustainable development, renewable energy, and stewardship of the Earth,

in light of sacred Scripture and the Tradition of the Catholic Church.


Our website

 features an extensive collection of writings about ecology and the environment

 from a variety of Catholic sources. 











In 2010 we were voted one of the best Catholic web sites by readers of


 Our Sunday Visitor




The Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Conservation Center

(formerly the Catholic Conservation Center) has earned the





Introduction to Catholic Environmental Teaching 


If You Want to Cultivate Peace, Protect Creation, by Pope Benedict XVI


bullet More writings from Pope Benedict XVI
bullet What's New? (Recently Added Items)


bullet Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

Peace with God, Peace with all Creation, by Blessed Pope John Paul II

bullet St. Francis of Assisi
bulletA Reflection on "Peace with God, Peace with all Creation," by Sister Marjorie Keenan, RSHM
bullet The Ecological Problem Today
bullet From the Garden to the City
bullet Signs of Hope
bullet Ethics and the Environment

     by Sister Marjorie Keenan, RSHM


Blessed Pope John Paul II, Conservationist (featuring more than 100 wonderful statements!)

bullet Ten Commandments of the Environment
bullet Ecological Conversion, by Blessed Pope John Paul II
bullet United Nations
bullet Joint Declaration on the Environment, by Blessed Pope John Paul II

Creation Theology, the New Story, and Thomas Berry: A Cosmos Without Redemption?  

bullet The Holy Spirit Acts in All Creation and History, by Blessed Pope John Paul II
bullet Catholic Leaders and Writers (Laypersons and Religious) and the Environment
bullet Hebrew Scriptures
bullet U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops
bullet Psalm 104: Praise of God the Creator
bullet The Population Question
bullet Psalm 148: A Canticle of the Creatures
bullet Prayers
bullet Book of Daniel
bullet The Top 10 Reasons to Care for Creation!
bullet Christian Scriptures
bullet Calendar
bullet Environmental Stewardship in the Catechism
bullet Resources (Books, Videos, etc.)
bullet The Revolution of Mary
bullet Quotes by Bishops From Around The World
bulletPope Paul VI: A Hospitable Earth for Future Generations
bullet Promise of Redemption
bullet Popes and the Environment
bullet Ecology, by Stratford Caldecott
bullet Saints and the Environment
bullet Creation as a Call to Holiness, by Stratford Caldecott   
bullet After Copenhagen, Some Lessons from Rome, by Lucia A. Silecchia, Professor of Law
bullet Receiving the Gift of Environmental Stewardship, by Rev. Robert A. Sirico

The Earth Charter

bullet New Age vs. Catholic Environmental Justice
bullet St. Therese of Lisieux and the Book of Nature
bullet What YOU can do!  Ideas for Action!

Solution to the Environmental Crisis, in One Word!

bullet About Us
bullet The Evolution Question
bullet Links 
bullet Roman Curia







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Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Conservation Center

(Formerly the Catholic Conservation Center)


Wading River, NY 11792 USA






Revised: 16 Mar 2014 04:19 PM .

Created and edited by Bill Jacobs



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Copyright 2000-2014 by Bill Jacobs

and the Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Conservation Center, Inc.  All Rights Reserved.

Official Church text is Copyright Libreria Editrice Vaticana.