Pope Benedict XVI’s September 2009 message to the Zaragoza Expo on water highlights the effect of climate change on the world’s access to this essential resource.
On November 5, 2009, the Irish Bishops’ Conference launched a new pastoral reflection “The Cry of the Earth” addressing our Christian responsibility to care for the environment.
This Land is Home to Me is a pastoral letter issued by the West Virginia Catholic Conference that offers a reflection on the competition between economic forces and care for the land and the poor.
At Home in the Web of Life is a pastoral message on sustainable communities in Appalachia that is in many ways a follow-up to This Land is Home to Me. It examines ways of creating and caring for sustainable communities.
“We Live in a Broken World: Reflections on Ecology,”Promotio Iustitiae, No.70, April 1999, examines the pluralism of ecological perspectives and challenges communities to develop intellectually and spiritually informed programs to address environmental degradation.