All religions must unite against ecological crisis: Cardinal Turkson

All religions must unite against ecological crisis: Cardinal Turkson

turksonCardinal Peter Turkson, the President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, called the world religions to make a united effort to fight the ecological crisis, which he termed “the gravest and most intractable of all” the problems facing the modern world. The Cardinal was made this appeal in message sent to a two-day Islamic Climate Change Symposium taking place in Istanbul.

He said Christians, Muslims and many others is the firm belief in God must be united by a great motivation to find a solution to the ecological crisis threatening our existence. “This faith compels us to care for the magnificent gift he has bestowed upon us,” Cardinal appealed..