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How The San Diego Catholic Diocese Is Raising Awareness About Climate Change

The San Diego Diocesan Pastoral Center, headquarters for the Roman Catholic C...

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Above: The San Diego Diocesan Pastoral Center, headquarters for the Roman Catholic Church in the San Diego Diocese is shown Tuesday, February 27, 2007.

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July marks the fourth anniversary of the launch of a campaign by Pope Francis to rally the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics in the fight against climate change.

Aired: July 16, 2019 | Transcript

July marks the fourth anniversary of the launch of a campaign by Pope Francis to rally the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics in the fight against climate change.

The pope’s 2015 encyclical on the environment was titled, “Laudato Si: On Care for our Common Home.”

Father Emmet Farrell, the priest charged with implementing the Roman Catholic Diocese of San Diego’s implementation of "Laudato Si," joins us on Midday Edition to discuss the progress the diocese has made in the first four years of the campaign.

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