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Laudato si' (24 May 2015) | Francis

  2021-09-09 (or before) in The Vatican

Encyclical Letter Laudato si' of the Holy Father Francis on care for our common home (24 May 2015)

  Tagged under: Activism | Religion | Pope Francis


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John Gibbons: Pope Francis takes the gloves off in climate change fight

  2023-10-08 by in Irish Examiner

  Tagged under: Pope Francis


Pope urges rich world to make profound changes to tackle climate crisis

  2023-10-04 in The Guardian

Francis also defends climate protesters and calls on governments to make Cop28 in Dubai a turning point

  Tagged under: COP28 | Climate Change | Religion | Pope Francis


Climate change: Pope Francis warns world 'may be nearing breaking point' - BBC News

  2023-10-04 (or before) in The BBC

Pope Francis criticises attempts to deny or gloss over the issue in a new intervention.

  Tagged under: Climate Change | Pope Francis


"Laudate Deum": Apostolic Exhortation to all people of good will on the climate crisis (4 October 2023) | Francis

  2023-10-04 (or before) in The Vatican

Laudate Deum: Apostolic Exhortation to all people of good will on the climate crisis, 4 October 2023

  Tagged under: Climate Justice | Religion | Pope Francis


Pope Francis to write second part of landmark environmental letter

  2023-09-20 (or before) in Euronews

The previous document is thought to have had an impact on commitments at the 2015 Paris climate conference.

  Tagged under: Pope Francis


Pope Francis to lay bare ‘terrible world war’ on nature in papal letter

  2023-08-30 in The Guardian

Follow-up to 2015 encyclical on climate crisis urges people to take side of ‘victims of environmental injustice’

  Tagged under: Religion | Pope Francis


Watch - The Letter

  2023-05-23 (or before) in Home - The Letter

The Letter tells the story of a journey to Rome of frontline leaders to discuss the encyclical letter Laudato Si with Pope Francis. The exclusive dialogue with the Pope, included in the film, offers a revealing insight into the personal history of Pope Francis and stories never seen since he became the Bishop of Rome.

  Tagged under: Pope Francis


Joint statement on climate change by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch | The Archbishop of Canterbury

  2021-11-06 (or before) in The Archbishop of Canterbury

Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the Archbishop of Canterbury join together for the first time in an urgent appeal for the future of the planet

  Tagged under: Climate Change | Pope Francis


Pope urges 'radical' climate response in exclusive BBC message - BBC News

  2021-10-29 (or before) in The BBC

In an exclusive message recorded for the BBC, Pope Francis addresses world leaders ahead of COP26.

  Tagged under: COP26 | Pope Francis


Catholic Bishops in the US Largely Ignore the Pope’s Concern About Climate Change, a New Study Finds - Inside Climate News

  2021-10-26 in Inside Climate News

In the six years since Pope Francis published his landmark teaching document on the environment, or “care for our common home,” the leader of the global Catholic Church has only strengthened his call for action to curb climate change. However, a new study out of Creighton University in Nebraska finds that bishops in the United […]

  Tagged under: Climate Change | Pope Francis


Laudato si' (24 May 2015) | Francis

  2021-09-09 (or before) in The Vatican

Encyclical Letter Laudato si' of the Holy Father Francis on care for our common home (24 May 2015)

  Tagged under: Activism | Religion | Pope Francis


Christian leaders unite to issue stark warning over climate crisis

  2021-09-07 in The Guardian

Archbishop of Canterbury, pope and leader of Orthodox church ask for people’s prayers ahead of Cop26

  Tagged under: COP26 | Religion | Pope Francis


His Holiness Pope Francis | Our moral imperative to act on climate change [Italian]

  2021-03-04 (or before) in YouTube

(Turn on subtitles using the CC button in the bottom right of your screen.)Take action on climate change at http://countdown.ted.com.The global climate crisi...

  Tagged under: Climate Change | Religion | Pope Francis | Sustainability


His Holiness Pope Francis: Our moral imperative to act on climate change -- and 3 steps we can take

  2020-10-11 (or before) by in TED: Ideas Worth Spreading

The global climate crisis will require us to transform the way we act, says His Holiness Pope Francis. Delivering a visionary TED Talk from Vatican City, the spiritual leader proposes three courses of action to address the world's growing environmental problems and economic inequalities, illustrating how all of us can work together, across faiths and societies, to protect the Earth and promote the dignity of everyone. "The future is built today," he says. "And it is not built in isolation, but rather in community and in harmony." (In Italian with subtitles. Watch this talk in English at go.ted.com/popefrancis20 and Spanish at go...

  Tagged under: Climate Change | Religion | Pope Francis


Five Years After Speaking Out on Climate Change, Pope Francis Sounds an Urgent Alarm - Inside Climate News

  2020-08-07 in Inside Climate News

When Pope Francis issued his landmark teaching document on climate change in 2015, his words went straight to the heart of Susan Varlamoff. Varlamoff, 70, a biologist, read Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring in the 1960s and speaks proudly of a Catholic faith that embraces science and calls on church members to take care of the […]

  Tagged under: Climate Change | Cars | Religion | Pope Francis


Pope urges politicians to take 'drastic measures' on climate change | Reuters

  2020-03-10 (or before) in Reuters

Pope Francis challenged governments on Sunday to take "drastic measures" to combat global warming and reduce the use of fossil fuels, saying the world was experiencing a climate emergency.

  Tagged under: Wildfires | Climate Change | Africa | Forest Fires | Fossil Fuels | Pope Francis | Finance


Pope Francis declares 'climate emergency' and urges action

  2019-06-14 by Jillian Ambrose in The Guardian

Addressing energy leaders, pope warns of ‘catastrophic’ effects of global heating

  Tagged under: Global Warming | Pope Francis | Religion | Climate Change


The pope v the UN: who will save the world first?

  2015-06-23 in The Guardian

Both Pope Francis and the United Nations have issued big statements about where they feel the world should be going. So far, the pontiff is winning by a country mile

  Tagged under: Religion | Pope Francis


Pope Francis pushes for action to limit climate change - Nature

  2015-06-16 in Nature

The Pope warns of “grave consequences” from unchecked warming.

  Tagged under: Global Warming | Pope Francis


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