Posts Tagged ‘encyclical’

2, Sep

Catholic Earthcare Australia have released a short video to mark the first day of World Prayer for Care of the Earth. The video features three prominent Catholic leaders – Archbishop Adolfo Tito Yllana (Apostolic Nuncio to Australia), Bishop Michael Kennedy (Bishop of Armidale and Chair of Catholic Earthcare Australia) and Jacqui Rémond (Director of Catholic […]

17, May

  This article by Ilia Delio appears in the Global Sisters Report on May 11th, 2015.   In the coming weeks, Pope Francis will release his new encyclical on the environment. Bloggers and pundits alike have been speculating on what exactly the pope will say, while social justice advocates are almost dancing in the streets, […]

10, May

Pope Francis plans to mark two historic milestones this year: Issuing a rare “encyclical” (a letter of guidance to the whole church) – the first to focus primarily on climate change and human responsibility for the environment. Visiting the United States and addressing a joint session of Congress – the first Pope ever to do […]