The river that comes out of Eden (Genesis chap. 2, verse 10)


And a river went out of Eden to water the garden; and from thence it was parted, and became into four heads. There is often confusion between “garden” and “Eden”, as if they were the same thing. Eden, instead, as presented in Genesis, was a fertile region in which stood …

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The Pope Francis’ Encyclical letter on Ecology (Fifth part)


Today we resume the comment of the biblical reflections contained in the Encyclical letter “Laudato si’” of Pope Francis: 69. Together with our obligation to use the earth’s goods responsibly, we are called to recognize that other living beings have a value of their own in God’s eyes: “by their mere existence …

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