- Crux Staff
- Aug 3, 2020
Governors from eight Amazonian states in Brazil and Peru meeting at the Vatican agreed that the Amazon is threatened and called for a “green economy” that would allow people to generate income without destroying the forest.
“Pachamama” has become the new insider Catholic version of “Who am I to judge?”, meaning a single word or phrase which, immediately upon utterance in front of another Catholic, whatever comes across their face will tell you everything you need to know about where he or she stands.
According to Mexican Cardinal Carlos Aguiar Retes no one in Mexico “can claim that they didn’t know how to act” when it comes to clerical sexual abuse.
Capping off the Synod, Pope Francis directed the attention of the global Church to the poor of the Amazon.
The final document has been released for the Synod of Bishops on the Amazon.
Pope Francis has a lot to consider about the conclusions from the Synod of Bishops on the Amazon.