Catholics look to mindfulness practices to ground climate action, quell eco-anxiety
By Brian Roewe
February 22, 2022
On a sunny day with clear skies in April 2019, dozens of climate activists shut down London’s Waterloo Bridge not with barricades or confrontation, but with meditation.
For many familiar with Extinction Rebellion, the demonstration was a marked change of tactics for the U.K.-founded environmental group more associated with shock acts of disruptive civil disobedience like gluing themselves to trains, coordinating mass arrests and semi-stripping in Parliament.