Of the oceans:
He lamented the lack of effective regulation to protect the world’s waters while also drawing attention to the perilous ocean crossings made by migrants around the world.
To mark the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, Francis issued a statement intended to galvanise the global community into saving the “impressive and marvellous,” God-given gift of the “great waters and all they contain.”
Go here to read the rest. Yep, our Pope refuses to answer the Vigano allegations, part of a crisis that threatens to destroy the moral authority of the Church for decades to come, but he has plenty of time to mouth his ecological platitudes. It would take the pen of a Boccaccio to do justice to this misbegotten pontificate. Nero didn’t really fiddle while Rome burned, but the Church is on fire and our Pope is MIA. Heckuva job Conclave of 2013, heckuva job.