Time is running out. This occasion must not be wasted, lest we have to face God’s judgment for our failure to be faithful stewards of the world he has entrusted to our care. — Pope Francis
Time is running out. This occasion must not be wasted, lest we have to face God’s judgment for our failure to be faithful stewards of the world he has entrusted to our care. — Pope Francis
Pope Francis Calls for Prayers for COP26 Climate Talks
Pope Francis urged Scotland’s Catholics on Thursday to pray for a “fruitful outcome” as negotiators at the United Nations climate talks in Glasgow try to reach an agreement by week’s end.

In a letter released by the Vatican, Francis said he regretted he could not attend the COP26 summit as previously planned, and asked for “God’s gifts of wisdom and strength” for the summit’s decision makers.

“Time is running out,” Francis said. “This occasion must not be wasted, lest we have to face God’s judgment for our failure to be faithful stewards of the world he has entrusted to our care.”

The summit, the pope said, was meant to address “one of the great moral issues of our time: the preservation of God’s creation, given to us as a garden to be cultivated and as a common home for our human family.”
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