Pope FrancisThis Thursday, in a much anticipated move, Pope Francis will release a Papal encyclical, only his second, on the subject of climate change and its impact on the poor.  It is apparently to be titled “Laudato Si, on the care of our common home.”  It is anticipated, and seemingly confirmed by an early draft leaked to the Italian newspaper L’Espresso, that the encyclical will recognize the link between climate change and human activity – particularly the use of fossil fuels.  It is also anticipated that Pope Francis will call for global action to limit climate change and address its impact. (Continue reading).