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The climate is changing,
a matter of moral urgency.

How Catholics and other faith groups speak out and take action. Where ecological concerns and moral conviction meet, well that's our beat.


Displaced persons meeting pope underscore South Sudan's overlapping crises

Animal welfare groups hail FDA decision to lift animal testing requirements

In 'To the End,' four women of color fight to preserve our planet

Congo is being 'martyred' for its natural resources. Will Pope Francis challenge the US, China?

Feature Series

Small Earth Stories reflect moments when readers began eating differently, heating or cooling their homes more carefully or traveling with smaller carbon footprints. Or maybe it’s the story of a difficult climate conversation at the family cookout or workplace conference table.

EarthBeat's 2022 Advent essays will correspond to the Catholic Mass readings for each Sunday of Advent this year, with a focus on preparation, peace, patience and promise.

These Advent reflections by Arthur Jones, a former editor and publisher of NCR, was originally published by his parish, St. Vincent de Paul Parish Community in Baltimore.

Catholic parishes and communities are taking steps to reduce waste and change lifestyles.

What is loss and damage?


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