Ecological education begins with the preferential option for the poor

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace The fifth goal of Pope Francis’s Laudato Si' Seven Year Action Plan is Ecological Education. In an elementary way this goal would seem straightforward, even simple to carry out. Just gather the enormous amount of research already existing as well as emerging data in the field … Continue reading Ecological education begins with the preferential option for the poor

Lifestyle adjustments are part of the solution in the Laudato Si’ plan

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Not surprisingly "adoption of a simple lifestyle" forms part of Pope Francis’s Laudato Si' seven-year plan. The health or sickness of "our common home" depends directly on humanity’s use or misuse of what God has given us here – our personal and global lifestyles. The cultivation of … Continue reading Lifestyle adjustments are part of the solution in the Laudato Si’ plan