God's Plan: Faith Communities Mobilize on the Environment
Pope Francis’ encyclical on the environment is a call for urgent action to protect the earth. But the pope wasn’t just addressing the world's 1.2 billion Roman Catholics with this high level papal document—Francis' encyclical is meant to inspire all of us to protect our planet. In this new series, The Takeaway speaks with leaders from several faith communities to explore how religious leaders are working to protect the environment and inspire parishioners to act.
Jul 2, 2015The Takeaway talks with an imam about the environmental message he’s sending to his community during the holy month of Ramadan.
Jul 1, 2015The Takeaway speaks with two rabbis who are encouraging the Jewish community to do more to confront climate change.
Jun 30, 2015Over the last 20 years, religious leaders have been more vocal about accepting science.