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The Green Pope— Francis, that is.

Earlier this year, my post “Shut Up, Doomsayers!” focused on my desire to hear a solution-oriented discussion of our global environmental problems. I’m tired of hearing how the planet is falling apart, largely due to human behavior, without hearing much about how to change it.  That post was published back in February. All I really needed was to wait until May, when Pope Francis published his encyclical, Laudato Si. This 245-point treatise, separated into six chapters, may focus on ecological concerns, but it also weaves these issues into greater matters… Read more The Green Pope— Francis, that is.