Irish bishops, on eve of papal visit, announce decision to divest fossil fuels
August 24, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: Speaking on behalf of the Irish hierarchy as the country awaited a visit from Pope Francis, Bishop William Cream announced that the Irish bishops have decided to divest themselves of all investments in fossil fuels. Bishop Cream said that the decision was prompted by the papal encyclical Laudato Si’.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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