Eco Catholic: The pastoral letter, titled The Telling Takes Us Home, seeks to give this often-overlooked region a public voice with a universal echo.
Religious representatives promised to work to protect the environment and cope with climate change at a national conference that drew 400 participants to this central Vietnam area in early December.
Eco Catholic: One Catholic priest organized a rescue while another found himself in need of rescuing, as floods ravaged the north of England.
Eco Catholic: St. Louis-area parishioners responded to people impacted by record flooding that struck areas in the archdiocese.
Eco Catholic: Laudato Si' could be a very fine guide indeed to a family film festival or school, parish or group.
Eco Catholic: Thirteen days of negotiations and around-the-clock sessions at COP21 culminated in the first global framework for all nations, rich and poor, to collectively address climate change.
Eco Catholic: For 2,000 years, the Star of Bethlehem story has prompted countless questions. Was the illusive celestial traveler seen by the Magi a myth? A miracle? A comet?
After Paris' invigoration of the environmental, scientific and religious communities, let's figure out who is who. My takeaways involve all three communities at their environmental -- and strategic -- best.
After reciting the Angelus at the Vatican, Pope Francis said the COP21 climate agreement required a "concerted commitment" to continue forward.
Paris -- World leaders here Saturday evening reached the first-ever globally binding deal to address climate change. Catholics question if it will fully protect the vulnerable.