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Pope Francis visits Africa – points raised in Kenya

Mark Boulton picks out some key points:
(including riding in a gray honda, climate change and ivory poaching)
in the CNN report on Pope Francis visiting Kenya : 

 

Pope Francis speaks out for Paris talks and against illegal trade in ivory

 Francis’

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Press Release: Green Encyclical: Now the work really starts

PRESS RELEASE
Green Christian welcomes the Pope’s ground-breaking ‘green encyclical’, but says reforms are now needed to Catholic Social Teaching.

For ecumenical charity Green Christian Laudato Si’ is ‘one of the most encouraging doctrinal statements of the modern era’.  It launches a new programme of prophetic witness and collaboration which reaches well beyond the Paris climate summit this autumn.

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Press Release: The Pope’s Environmental Encyclical

Mon 8 June 2015

Environmental Encyclical: Green Christian hopes for a ‘Game Changer’ from Pope Francis.

Green Christian is optimistic that Pope Francis will release a ‘game-changing’ encyclical on 18 June, and is offering reactions and analysis. The charity believes that the teaching document, reported to be entitled Laudato sii,

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Pope Francis’ mass – green words

19 March:

At Pope Francis’ inaugural mass this morning, his sermon included these inspiring words: 

“Let us protect Christ in our lives, so that we can protect others, so that we can protect creation!

The vocation of being a “protector”,

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Pope Benedict XVI’s eco-legacy

This is the first part of a post on the EcoJesuit Website

If you want peace, protect creation

March 4, 2013  –  by Jose Ignacio Garcia, SJ

The legacy for which Pope Benedict XVI will be remembered will undoubtedly include his attentiveness to ecological and environmental problems.  

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Ellen Teague to speak at Cheltenham – Fri 14 Dec

“Christian ecology?” – An imperative for our times

(Download teague-poster)

An Evening with Ellen Teague
Campaigning writer and journalist,
Chair of the National Justice and Peace Network’s Environment Working Group

(and Chair at CEL’s conference proceedings last February)
Friday 14th December 2012,

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