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‘The fragile world’: Church teaching on ecology before and by Pope Francis

20140226_TheFragileWorldIt is reported that Pope Francis is preparing a text on the environment, and Donal Dorr expects that the resulting document will develop the links that Francis has already and repeatedly made between ‘concern for the exploited earth and concern for marginalised and exploited people’. How does Pope Francis’ thinking about the environment compare with that of Popes John Paul II and Benedict XVI?

Just Sustainability: A Letter to Pope Francis | Update #4 (FINAL)

Screen-Shot-2014-08-09-at-10.00.45-AM-300x300The following is one in a series of updates that Jim Hug, S.J. is providing from the Just Sustainability: Hope for the Commons Conference at Seattle University from August 7-9, 2014.