A joint, seven-page appeal, signed on the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, was presented to Pope Francis ahead of the UN Climate Change Conference set to begin Oct. 31 in Glasgow.
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“It seems to me almost incredible,” said Pope Benedict XVI in 2006, “that an invention of the human mind and the structure of the universe coincide. Mathematics, which we invented, really gives us access to the nature of the universe and makes it possible for us to use it.”
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COMMENTARY: Catholics can accept what scientists discover, because we know the truths they truly find can never contradict the truths we know through the Church.
Media-savvy shepherd told social-media employees that authentic faith is not opposed to reason and gave tips for debating eternal questions.
In an interview with La Carcova News, Francis also talks of the Islamic State and jokes about his inability to withstand physical pain.
The Holy Father reaffirmed Church teaching in address.