Would Pope Francis back the Green New Deal?

April 15, 2019
By Brian Roewe
National Catholic Reporter

“Everything is connected.”

With those words, Pope Francis began Paragraph 91 of his landmark encyclical “Laudato Si’, on Care for Our Common Home.” He continued:

“Concern for the environment thus needs to be joined to a sincere love for our fellow human beings and an unwavering commitment to resolving the problems of society.”