Posts Tagged ‘Archbishop Barreto’

New Cardinal Barreto, protects environment defends poor

Monday, May 28th, 2018
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Pope Francis has named Peruvian Archbishop Pedro Ricardo Barreto Jimeno of Huancayo, who works defending the environment and who advocates living a life in harmony with nature, as one of 14 new cardinals. “The whole church must become ecological because every Christian needs to live his or her life in harmony with nature and with Read more

Warning that environment encyclical will provoke backlash

Friday, June 12th, 2015

A Peruvian archbishop has said Pope Francis must be prepared for strong criticism following publication of his encyclical on the environment. Archbishop Pedro Barreto Jimeno of Huancayo said the encyclical, to be released on June 18, will have many critics. This is because “because they want to continue setting rules of the game in which Read more