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  • Pope: Energy must not fall prey to “unscrupulous financial speculation”

    Pope: Energy must not fall prey to “unscrupulous financial speculation”

    Pope Francis told the World Expo 2017 that the way we use energy resources is a sign of how well we are carrying out the task that has been entrusted to us by God, “namely to care for the world around us and for our fellow human beings of every time and place.” The Expo is taking place in Astana, Kazakhstan, and has the theme “Future Energy.”

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  • Church in India marks day of prayer for creation

    Church in India marks day of prayer for creation

    Indian Cardinal Telesphore Toppo said “tribal Catholics in India have impressed in their hearts that they are God’s people and the children of Mother Earth, a people with its own voice, its own dignity and its own security.” He was one of several Indian bishops who marked the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation – celebrated on September 1.

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  • Pope and Patriarch: A common declaration for a shared world

    Pope and Patriarch: A common declaration for a shared world

    Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew have issued a joint statement to mark the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation. Archdeacon John Chryssavgis, Bartholomew’s theological advisor on environmental issues, says the message comes at a time of global crisis and international instability.

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