Thursday, June 6, 2013

Human ecology calls for care for all humanity

Pope stresses threats to human person on Environment Day
A combination of pictures shows Pope Francis catching a rosary thrown by someone in the crowd as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square. CNS photo / Max Rossi, Reuters.
"The human person is in danger, this is certain; the human person is in danger today, here is the urgency of human ecology!" exclaimed Pope Francis June 5 during his general audience. "We are called not only to respect the natural environment, but also to show respect for, and solidarity with, all the members of our human family." For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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Aggressively secular society creates cartoon version of Christian faith

An aggressively secular society has created a cartoon version of the Christian faith, said the keynote speaker at the 47th National Prayer Breakfast in Ottawa June 4. For
full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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