Vatican Climate Change Encyclical: Sunday Rest and Babylonian Roots

Pope Francis’ encyclical on Climate Change was published on May 24 2015.  This document, well researched and comprehensive, examines all of the aspects of climate change: historical, geographical, political, economic, financial, social, cultural, psychological, behavioral, and of course spiritual.  The encyclical also evaluates the efficacy of the responses offered by governments, institutions and organizations to the threat of climate change and suggests some possible approaches.  Sprinkled throughout this intelligent and pragmatic discourse… Continue reading