Environment

A fracking gas well in the Marcellus Shale formation, which is primarily in New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia and is the largest source of natural gas in the United States. (iStock/6381380)
Ciara Murphy January 10, 2020
Ireland will violate the concept of the common good if it meets its energy needs through the contamination of water on the other side of the Atlantic, writes Ciara Murphy of the Jesuit Center for Faith and Justice.
Ecological sin was discussed at length during Synod of Bishops for the Amazon in October
Wells of Hope also is building homes for those in the community.
Catholic News Service December 17, 2019
The measure, H.R. 4916, which now goes to the Senate for a vote, would improve conditions for immigrant farmworkers and their families
Cynthia-Marie Marmo O'Brien December 13, 2019
Andrew Krivak's new novel is an elegiac tale that resonates deeply with the creation spirituality that has been rising in our collective imagination.
Pope Francis answers questions from reporters aboard his flight from Tokyo to Rome on Nov. 26, 2019. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Gerard O’Connell November 26, 2019
Pope Francis faced questions regarding Vatican finances arising from recent events that have provoked concern about the possibility of mismanagement of the Peter’s Pence charity and on nuclear weapons, power and war.