"Ecologists -- or should I simply say those of us wanting the world to be pro-active to the threats of global warming (31 degrees C last night in Canterbury !) and the `green' consciously look to Francis to help inspire the more complacent." "Francis is not just for the gentle, but also for the determined." "Like Patrick, Mary, Nicholas or your own patron saint, Francis opens doors as well as hearts as the gospel comes alive in his life, witness and example. O to be more like Francis, especially as the world seems determined to destroy its beauty and even its inhabitants".
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