The bishops open a new avenue of dialogue in the sometimes convoluted discussions about global warming, offering a distinctively religious and moral perspective on the need for environmental protection.
USCCB Resources on the Environment The Earth Is the Lord's (Video) Designed to stimulate interest and provoke action in environmental justice issues, this video includes a discussion guide and is from the U.S. bishops' Department of Social Development and World Peace. No. 058-3, 13 minutes The Ecological Crisis A Common Responsibility Pope John Paul II's message calls for all citizens of the earth to respect life and to seek a solution to the ecological crisis through solidarity and shared responsibility for the world. No. 332-9, 14 pp. Renewing the Earth An Invitation to Reflection and Action on Environment in Light of Catholic Social Teaching The U.S. bishops call on Catholics to reflect on and to discuss environmental problems, including global warming, depletion of the ozone layer, deforestation, and toxic and nuclear waste. No. 468-6, 20 pp. "And God Saw That It Was Good" Catholic Theology and the Environment This dynamic reader is designed to assist in addressing ecological crises in light of Catholic tradition and teachings. No. 5-089, 348 pp. Called to Global Solidarity International Challenges for U.S. Parishes. A Statement of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops with Parish Resources This resource manual is designed for parishes and other organizations in the Catholic community that seek to live out the Holy Father's call to solidarity with our brothers and sisters throughout the world. English: No. 5-118; 48 pp. Excerpts from Sharing Catholic Social Teaching Containing the seven themes of Catholic Social Teaching highlighted by the U.S. bishops in Sharing Catholic Social Teaching. Card: English: No. 5-315 Faithful Citizenship Civic Responsibility for a New Millennium Interwoven throughout the document are the seven themes of Catholic social teaching and moral priorities for public life. At the end of the publication is a list of Major Catholic Statements on Public Life and Moral Issues available from the U.S. bishops. English: No. 5-355, 24 pp. Communities of Salt and Light Parish Resource Manual Practical, hands-on resource for acting on the bishops' statement on the social mission of the parish. Provides the text, assessment tools, model, and a variety of resources for parishes to integrate Catholic social teaching into every aspect of parish life. No. 702-2, 80 pp.
Publisher : USCCB Publishing; 1st: 7/12/01
Language : English
Paperback : 28 pages
ISBN-10 : 157455431X
ISBN-13 : 978-1574554311
Item Weight : 2.4 ounces
Dimensions : 5.9 x 0.1 x 8.6 inches