Eco Catholic: A Peruvian court ordered the government to ensure that two oil companies suspend operations and withdraw from the lease until a consultation is held.
Pope Francis' words on animals in his encyclical Laudato Si' inspired the launch of the nationwide Catholic group, which recently hosted a retreat in Virginia.
At the urging of Catholic leaders, El Salvador has passed a law banning metal mining nationwide, making the small Central American country the first in the world to outlaw the industry.
Updated: Cardinal Peter Turkson told reporters in Rome the Vatican has hope the U.S. bishops' conference would continue to oppose the president's climate and migration policies.
Eco Catholic: President Donald Trump signed an executive order March 28 that makes it clear environmental protection is not a top priority but behind energy independence and job growth.
Here in my home state of Maryland, there is great news for the environment: our legislature just passed a ban on fracking. And it even has the support of Gov. Larry Hogan, a Republican.
Eco Catholic: Whether our goal is losing weight or or saving the planet, humans need numerical goals to help achieve change.
Global Sisters Report: Despite years of fierce resistance, the dam on the Tabasará River has submerged indigenous homes, farms and sacred sites.
Eco Catholic: Permit approval clears one hurdle, but others remain — including clearance of its Nebraska route — before the pipeline becomes operational.
Rain in the Andes Mountains has triggered landslides, sending water and sediment cascading down rivers, blocking roads and sometimes burying vehicles. As of March 23, 85 people were reported dead, 270 injured and 20 missing.