Video Reflections

A collection of prayers, music, meditations and other reflections based on Laudato Si’.  

Song with lyrics from “A Prayer for the Earth” written by Pope Francis in Laudato Si’

Instrumental music with quotes from Laudato Si’. Created by the Holy Land Franciscans.

Climate Vigil Songs

A collection of 14 songs from diverse artists and musical styles
to inspire climate prayers and action. Click the album image above to listen to singles and access the entire album. Includes free Worship Guide + Sheet Music.

Canticle of the Creatures

Friars of the Province of St. Barbara recite St. Francis’ Canticle of Creatures in different languages. Their website also offers a summary of the spirituality of the Canticle.

A prayerful meditation with the Canticle of the Sun (Canticle of the Creatures), including text, images of nature, and music. 

Canticle of the Creatures with text, read in English by Fr. Murray Bodo, OFM.

Canticle of the Creatures by St. Francis of Assisi, read by Fr. Murray Bodo, OFM in traditional Umbrian dialect.

Canticle of the Creatures joyfully sung in Swahili by Franciscan sisters, postulants, and novices of the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother in Tanzania. 

Inspired by St. Francis’ Canticle of the Creatures, this “Canticle of Creation” is an original song by Dan Schutte with lyrics and nature images. 

"Sacred Creation"

Song by Bro. Rufino Zaragoza, OFM based on the Canticle of Brother Sun by St. Francis of Assisi.

Original Version:
Multi-lingual with lyrics (English/Vietnamese/Spanish):
Song with landscape imagery and lyrics:

Video Reflections Inspired by Canticle of the Creatures

A series of short audio reflections from The Catholic Health Association of the United States. Each video features gentle music, beautiful imagery and a guided meditation by Sr. Beatrice Hernandez, OSF, Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation Coordinator for the Wheaton Franciscans.