Listen now to call about Pope Francis’ encyclical on ecology with the Most Reverend Stephen E. Blaire, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Stockton, California. It was hosted by Interfaith Power & Light and recorded on June 29th. On this call, Bishop Blaire shared his insights on Pope Francis’ Laudato Si’, or “Praise Be to You: On the Care of our Common Home.”
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Host: Susan Stephenson, Executive Director, Interfaith Power & Light
Guest: Bishop Blaire, Diocese of Stockton, CA
Bishop Blaire has been a longtime advocate for care for Creation; he started the first diocesan environmental justice program in the Catholic Church in America. He has served as Chair of the US Conference of Catholic Bishop’s Committee on Domestic Justice, Peace, and Human Development. He is also active with Catholic Rural Life.
- Pope Francis’ Encyclical Faith Climate Action Kit, produced by Interfaith Power & Light and the Catholic Climate Covenant
- Pope Francis Encyclical resource page on IPL’s website