Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

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Bishop Bernard E. Shlesinger III was celebrant of the annual Green Mass, Oct. 4, at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Atlanta.


Bishop Shlesinger celebrates Green Mass on feast of St. Francis

ATLANTA—Karen Jimenez relies on the papal encyclical “Laudato Si” as inspiration when teaching her ecology class at Holy Spirit Preparatory School, Atlanta. In his papal encyclical, Pope Francis included two prayers on environmental issues—one an interfaith prayer for all and one specifically for Christians. The prayers often open and close Jimenez’s class, which is largely […] Full Story