ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE — “Every year the problems are getting worse,” the pope said. “We are at the limits. If I may use a strong word I would say that we are at the limits of suicide.”
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(RNS) Solutions must come from the Paris conference but they also must come from rapid education and change of values, from what the gospels call “metanoia” or change of consciousness.
NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) The encounter with a pope is the cause of major excitement and anticipation in Kenya — the largest country on his Africa tour — but bishops here worry ongoing political strife and ethnic incitement could blight the visit.
PARIS (RNS) The European bishops’ conference is expected to release an expert report detailing action and discussion items on climate change in response to the pope’s encyclical.
VATICAN CITY (RNS) Catholic leaders called for “a fair, legally binding and truly transformational climate agreement” ahead of next month’s U.N. climate change conference.
(RNS) Most say there’s a clash of worldviews “in general” but only 30 percent say so when asked if their own beliefs conflict with science.
SALT LAKE CITY (RNS) Goodall, 81, is working with children to help unite religious and spiritual communities to ‘live in peace and harmony with each other as well as nature.’
WASHINGTON (RNS) The Rally for Moral Action on Climate Justice was timed to coincide with the visit by the world’s newest and most prominent champion of environmental action to save the planet.
NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) The pan–African climate justice campaign, under the slogan ‘We Have Faith – ACT Now for Climate Justice’ seeks to mobilize African communities on climate justice, ahead of a Paris conference in December.