His message is not addressed to Catholics alone, or even just to Christians. Pope Francis is very clear in his recent encyclical Laudato Si’: he is talking to every human being living on the planet. “This common home of all men and women must also be built on the understanding of a certain sacredness of created nature,” he said in his address at the UN. Care for the environment isn’t something that we can delegate to a few experts, or only to people with a special love for nature. It’s a topic that affects each one of us. In this issue, we offer perspectives by people of different faith traditions on how to better take care of our common heritage.
Being stewards of the environment is common in many religions. Here are some thoughts from a member of Green Muslims
There are moral issues within our environmental challenges
Pastry chef Dieter Schorner inspires and teaches aspiring bakers
Had a refrigerator become more important than my husband?