Earth Day


April 21, 2008

Challenging everyone to "Be green," Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori led the Earth Day 2008 observance at the Episcopal Church Center in New York City.


Joining the nation in observing Earth Day, the congregation at the Church Center began the daily Eucharist with...

March 31, 2008

Canadian Anglicans joined millions of people around the world in switching off electric lights for 60 minutes last Saturday, March 29, as part of Earth Hour, a global campaign to address climate change.


At St. James Anglican Church, in Dundas, Ontario, the church door opened at...

March 25, 2007

"The Food that Sustains Us" is the theme of the National Council of Churches (NCC) Eco-Justice Program's observation of Earth Day Sunday, April 22.

Each year, the NCC produces a resource to help congregations engage in the Earth Day Sunday theme. This year's edition, "Our Daily Bread:...

May 7, 2005

Across the country, churches, families, and community groups celebrated Earth Day in a variety of ways. We’ve collected some of their stories to share with you. Read about what two Episcopalians did on the very first Earth Day, and see how some churches are working to make their buildings “...

April 7, 2005

This year on April 22nd Earth Day celebrates its 35th Anniversary. In honor of this milestone, we are pleased to share with you Earth Day Sunday resources with the theme SOS: Sacred Oceans and Seas prepared by the National Council of Churches Eco-justice Working Group, supported by the...

April 4, 2005

With a weekend of environmental awareness and advocacy nearing for Episcopalians and the wider world community April 22-24, the National Council of Churches (NCC) is providing congregations with study resources exploring "Sacred Oceans and Seas."

The 35th anniversary observance of Earth...

April 20, 2001

The Honorable George W. Bush President of the United States The White House Washington, D.C 20500

April 20th, 2001

Dear Mr. President:

Greetings and God's blessings to you and your family in this holy Easter Season. It is a pleasure to have an opportunity to write to you on...