Catholic Church in Germany releases first climate protection report

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Demonstrators hold signs during the Global Climate Strike of the movement Fridays for Future in Berlin Oct. 22, 2021. The Catholic Church should take a leading role in protecting the environment and addressing climate change, said Bishop Rolf Lohmann, commissioner for environmental and climate issues at the German bishops' conference. (CNS photo/Michele Tantussi, Reuters)