Tag: Laudato Sii

Pope, Pence meet at the Vatican

Pope, Pence meet at the Vatican

| Junno Arocho Esteves | January 24, 2020 | 0 Comments

After Pope Francis and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence met privately for nearly an hour at the Vatican, Pence told the pope that his Roman Catholic mother will be pleased with the visit.

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Indonesian archbishop urges Catholics to ditch use of plastic bags

Indonesian archbishop urges Catholics to ditch use of plastic bags

| January 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Months after Indonesia’s military was summoned to unclog Jakarta Bay, Archbishop Ignatius Suharyo has joined a chorus of disapproval of the nation’s growing plastic waste problem by calling parishioners to action.

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Pursuing less to live more: the grace of enough

Pursuing less to live more: the grace of enough

| Christina Capecchi | October 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

The experience changed the Stewarts. It was messier and more grueling than they’d imagined, but it was also glorious.

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Encyclical a hoped catalyst for conversation, change

Encyclical a hoped catalyst for conversation, change

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Long overdue but a potential catalyst for change is how Christopher Thompson characterized Pope Francis’ widely anticipated encyclical on the environment, which was to be released June 18.

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