Laudato Si'

Gerard O’Connell October 29, 2019
Bishop Robert W. McElroy of San Diego spoke with America on Oct. 27, the day it ended, and shared his reflections on the main topics addressed by the synod and the proposals made in its final document.
Young people gather for the climate change rally in New York City on Sept. 20. (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz)
Ben Campion October 08, 2019
In November we will strike again, and on Earth Day we will strike in even greater numbers than before.
Kevin Jackson September 20, 2019
Climate strikes led primarily by young people are happening around the world. How are Jesuit schools engaging with this issue?
 Dancers perform before Pope Francis leads a vigil with young people at the Soamandrakizay diocesan field in Antananarivo, Madagascar, Sept. 7, 2019. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Kevin Clarke September 11, 2019
The ecological restoration work here is locked in a race against deforestation as hard-pressed Malagasy turn to the forests to make charcoal, build homes or clear the forest for subsistence food production.
Gerard O’Connell September 01, 2019
Pope Francis said that the forthcoming United Nations Climate Action Summit “is of particular importance.”
Light streams into St. Gabriel’s Passionist Parish in Toronto. (Photo courtesy of Larkin Architect Limited)
Dean Dettloff August 23, 2019
The daily light show at St. Gabriel's in Toronto is not just aesthetically moving, writes Dean Dettloff. It is part of a church design that reminds us of human dependence on the earth.