Hearing the cry of the poor

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace Last week this column listed the elements of Pope Francis’ seven-year plan, “Laudato Si: Goals for Total Sustainability”: The cry of the earthThe cry of the poorEcological economicsSimple lifestylesEcological educationEcological spirituality For the next many weeks, I propose to reflect on each of these huge issues, … Continue reading Hearing the cry of the poor

Sign the appeal to Pope Francis on the path of nonviolence toward a Laudato Si’ future

from Pax Christi International The Church is celebrating the fifth anniversary of Laudato Si’: On care for our common home, the powerful and beautifully crafted encyclical which calls us to a new understanding of all of the connections woven into creation. In this time of crisis, it is clear that nonviolence is a crucial pillar in the … Continue reading Sign the appeal to Pope Francis on the path of nonviolence toward a Laudato Si’ future