Category: Laudate Deum

  • Enquiry: The challenge of drought

    Enquiry: The challenge of drought

    Fr Filippo Perin, 52, is a missionary in Ethiopia’s Gambella region on the border with South Sudan, Vatican News reports. A beautiful land where, however, there is no water; the people are starving and the climate is unbearable.

  • Save our suffering planet: Pope Francis’ appeal

    Save our suffering planet: Pope Francis’ appeal

    In one of the most powerful and hard-hitting documents of his pontificate, Pope Francis has challenged humanity to address the “indubitable impact of climate change” on “our suffering planet” that he fears will devastate the lives of people around the world, and particularly the poorest.

  • Video: Laudate Deum

    Video: Laudate Deum

    Following on from his 2015 encyclical, Laudato Si’, Pope Francis published a new apostolic exhortation, Laudate Deum, on 3 October 2023.