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A blanket hangs outside a house in Jean Lafitte, La., Sept. 2 following Hurricane Ida's landfall. Several ministers at an Aug. 26 event said that faith leaders have been quiet for too long on environmental matters or have been waiting for a safety net when disaster strikes, rather than advocating for solutions to prevent problems before they happen. (CNS/Reuters/Marco Bello)
A blanket hangs outside a house in Jean Lafitte, La., Sept. 2 following Hurricane Ida's landfall. (CNS/Reuters/Marco Bello)