Catholics, you better start taking climate change seriously. There have been plenty of warnings and pleas from religious and faith-based groups about climate change, but maybe none as dire and direct as these from Vatican. Last Friday, the Pontifical Academy of Science, the Vatican's science panel, released a report call " Fate of Mountain Glaciers in the Anthropocene" (PDF), in which they call for urgent global action on climate change, saying that "humans must act decisively now to avert a coming crisis.
By Thaddeus M. Baklinski VATICAN CITY, November 18, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Pope Benedict XVI told an assembly of the Pontifical Council for the Laity on Saturday that where "the authentic quality of human life in society is impli... Read Post
Among U.S. religious groups, white evangelical Protestants are the least likely to believe that human activities are contributing to climate change, according to a new survey by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life. You can see t... Read Post
By Patrick Appel Ryan Avent warns: I don’t think warming will mean the end of humanity, but it will be serious enough that major geo-political change will take place, leading to all manner of unpredictable, and often catastrophic, o... Read Post