Saturday, June 15, 2024

Tag: St. Francis of Assisi

Pope calls for action vs earth’s destruction in new encyclical

June 19, 2015, 4:05 p.m. - POPE Francis is urging the faithful to combat a “structurally perverse” economic system that has turned the earth into an “immense pile of filth.”

Caring for nature means respecting human ecology—the sacredness of human life, the family, and the male-female dichotomy, the Pope also said.