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Updated Vatican guidelines say clergy must promote care for creation

The Pope wrote a message a United Nations convention on climate change

500 religious leaders formed a prayer circle at the protest site in North Dakota

The Pope said that we mustn’t ignore the ‘cycle of the seasons’

The organisations cited the Pope’s encyclical on the environment as the inspiration for the decision

Holy Father makes proposal in message on World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation

People will be poorer, food will be more expensive and jobs will be lost if we leave the EU

The website has been launched by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace

I do not want to see the Green Belt turned into a concrete jungle, but restrictive planning laws and environmentally-friendly policies come at a price

The Pope spoke at the event organised by environmental organisations including the Focolare Movement of Rome