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Thomas Berry Forum for Ecological Dialogue Hosts An Evening Discussion of Laudato Si'

10/1/2015

Panel for Discussion of Papal Encyclical, Laudato Si'

Keynote Speaker: Professor Erin Lothes (second from right)

Berry Forum Panelists: Karen Killeen, Fr. Robert Gahler, Danny Martin, Sr. Kathleen Deignan (L-R)

The Berry Forum hosted an evening of reflection and celebration of the historic Encyclical of Pope Francis, Laudato Si: On the Care of Our Common Home. Keynote speaker: Erin Lothes Biviano, Assistant Professor of Theology at the College of St. Elizabeth, and coordinator of the "Discipleship and Sustainability" Interest Group of the Catholic Theological Society of America. An expert on energy ethics, she shared her impressions of the document and its implications for our world. A lively exchange followed with our panel and members of the audience.