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

Do we have the capacity, generosity and the willingness to strive for ecological economics?

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace "Ecological Economics" is the third goal of Pope Francis’s seven-year Laudato Si' plan. In many ways it is the broadest and surely most challenging of any goals set out by the Holy Father. Someone once said that economics is the “hilo conductor” of history. That phrase … Continue reading Do we have the capacity, generosity and the willingness to strive for ecological economics?