Laudato Si’ Conference and the Journal of Moral Theology

JMT CoverThe Journal of Moral Theology has published a special issue with the revised proceedings from the inaugural meeting of “Laudato Si’ and the U.S. Catholic Church: A Conference Series on Our Common Home.” Convened by Creighton University and Catholic Climate Covenant in June 2019, this conference series seeks to help the US Catholic community more robustly incorporate Laudato Si’ and the Church’s teachings on ecology and climate change into the fabric of Catholic life.

The journal issue is edited by Daniel R. DiLeo, PhD, assistant professor of the Justice and Peace Studies Program. Authors include:

  • The Rev. Daniel S. Hendrickson, SJ, PhD, President of Creighton University
  • Most Reverend George J. Lucas, Archbishop of Omaha
  • Most Reverend Robert W. McElroy, PhD, Bishop of San Diego
  • Meghan Goodwin, Associate Director of Government Relations at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops
  • Erin Lothes Biviano, PhD, Associate Professor of Theology at College of Saint Elizabeth
  • Martha D. Shulski, PhD, Director of the Nebraska State Climate Office & Associate Professor at University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Kenneth R. Himes, OFM, PhD, Professor of Theology at Boston College
  • Sr. Patricia Siemen, OP, JD, Prioress of the Adrian Dominican Sisters