Tag: Catholic Climate Covenant

As Earth Day turns 50, ‘humanity is at critical crossroad,’ say activists

As Earth Day turns 50, ‘humanity is at critical crossroad,’ say activists

| April 22, 2020 | 0 Comments

On April 22, 1970, the late Sen. Gaylord Nelson, D-Wisconsin, created the first Earth Day because “we only have one earth, so we need to take care of her.”

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600 Catholic institutions declare support for Paris climate agreement

600 Catholic institutions declare support for Paris climate agreement

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Caring for creation goes hand-in-hand with the mission of helping retreat-goers connect with God at the Jesuit Retreat House in Parma, Ohio.

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Catholic advocates critical of Trump’s order to review Clean Power Plan

Catholic advocates critical of Trump’s order to review Clean Power Plan

| Dennis Sadowski | March 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Catholic environmental advocates decried President Donald Trump’s executive order that would begin a review of his predecessor’s Clean Power Plan, which set targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants.

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15,000 Catholics ask Trump to honor Paris climate agreement

15,000 Catholics ask Trump to honor Paris climate agreement

| Dennis Sadowski | March 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Thousands of Catholics asked President Donald Trump to honor the Paris climate agreement, continue U.S. contributions to the Green Climate Fund and implement the Clean Power Plan governing power plant emissions.

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