“Praise be to you, My Lord,” are the first words of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’. In this invocation the Holy Father recalls a beautiful prayer of St. Francis of Assisi It is a fitting way to begin this encyclical for St. Francis was known to gaze at the sun, the moon and all of God’s creatures and then burst into song. The pope recognizes that care for God’s creation must start with love of His creation. Take a moment to contemplate God’s creation through this moving Gregorian Chant and Nature video. And also enjoy this Night Prayer Video.