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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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  • Indian Jesuit says habits of the heart needed to help environment

    Indian Jesuit says habits of the heart needed to help environment

    A priest in India has urged people to launch a ‘Movement of Catholics’ to save the environment, joining the larger civil society action movement, and making elected representatives accountable for the formulation and implementation of ecological policies. Father Frazer Mascarenhas S.J. said this is also “our religious duty,” adding “this is the call of Pope Francis.”

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  • Politics, culture or theology? Why evangelicals back Trump on global warming

    Politics, culture or theology? Why evangelicals back Trump on global warming

    The Catholic Church and mainline Protestant denominations have been some of the loudest voices in calling for action to protect the environment. Why, then, did many Evangelical Christians support Donald Trump’s move to leave the Paris Climate Agreement? New research indicates that on environmental issues, at least, conservative Christian theology may be the driving force behind the sharply divergent views of evangelicals.

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