Bridging the state and the church” through an IEC (lecture) to the parishioners of St. Paul the Apostle Parish, Manila City. The event coincided with the celebration of Ozone Layer Protection Month this September, with this year’s  theme “Keep Cool and Carry On” and in line with encyclical letter of Pope Francis in his “Laudatu Si,” subtitled “Taking care of our home,”  which is referred to as Mother Earth.