So I beat up on the dissidents this morning, but over at Millennial, the young Catholics are excited to say the least. And, they are the future of the Church and they get this issue in their bones. They have a series of articles, all of which are worth reading. Great job Millennial!
At Bloomberg Politics, Melinda Henneberger on efforts to lobby the pope in advance of his visit to the US.
Bishop David O'Connell issued a wonderful statement on Laudato Si'. (h/t to Rocco)
In Chicago, Archbishop Blase Cupich calls the new encyclical a "watershed moment" - here is the video of his press conference:
Our friends at America host a theological roundtable on the encyclical: