“We will not stop until our missing environmental defenders and other victims of enforced disappearances are surfaced."
The pontiff stressed the role of religions in promoting compassion, empathy, and responsibility toward the planet and its inhabitants.
"You help us to appreciate and carefully cultivate what we Christians consider to be God's creation, the fruit of His benevolent design"
He encouraged church workers to “entrust” themselves to Mary, seeking renewed zeal and ardent love to joyfully spread the Gospel
Starting September 1, Christians around the world will observe the “Season of Creation” with the theme “Listen to the Voice of Creation.”