Clergy: Urgency in pandemic response can apply to addressing climate change
by Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service
National Catholic Reporter
May 14, 2020
The global response to the coronavirus pandemic provides a lesson for humanity on the importance of unifying in response to worldwide crises, including climate change, Catholic and evangelical clergy agreed during an online discussion.
The pathway to respond in both situations can be found in Pope Francis’ encyclical, “Laudato Si’, on Care for Our Common Home,” said all four clergy in the discussion.