Eco Catholic: The DeRouens run a hospitality house for inmates and their families; after the flood, they lost their own.
Eco Catholic: More than 9,000 households and renters have applied for federal assistance to rebuild following the state's third-deadliest flood.
Eco Catholic: Allowing people to drink unsafe water or have no access to dependable, clean sources of water is shameful, Cardinal Peter Turkson told religious leaders.
Eco Catholic: While the floodwaters have receded, its impact upon the lives of Louisian residents will linger for some time.
Eco Catholic: At least 13 people died in the floods, with estimates of at least 60,000 homes damaged and recovery costs of $30 million.
Eco Catholic: It was an historic day in the nation when Donna Schaper found herself in a seminar and asked to examine a leaf.
Eco Catholic: Residents are slowly rebuilding after an April earthquake killed more than 670 people and left as many as 80,000 homeless.
Eco Catholic: A government order has stopped a large mining firm from removing nickel ore stockpiles from a village on a small island in the Philippines.
Eco Catholic: The sheep -- Faith, Hope and Charity -- are the latest organic lawn mowers at the Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral in Lower Manhattan.
Eco Catholic: Catholics in Vietnam's Vinh diocese who attended feast of the Assumption celebrations Monday were urged to help victims of marine pollution and to protect the environment.