Protecting the Oceans - Pope Francis video

“Let us pray this month that politicians, scientists and economists work together to protect the world’s seas and oceans.”

-Pope Francis, September 2019


Pope Francis addressed the world issue of polluted oceans by creating a video with a project from Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, in collaboration with Vatican Media. Below is an excerpt from Pope Francis.

“Hello. Today, I’d like to speak to you about something that’s very important and that weighs on my heart: to speak about the oceans. Oceans contain the bulk of our planet’s water supply, and also most of the immense variety of living creatures, many of which are threatened for various reasons. And we are not aware of this, or we don’t want to take responsibility. Let’s not forget that one of every two breaths I take is thanks to the oceans….. “ continue reading at

Kasia Laskowski