Environment

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July 5, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] A challenge to a Lutheran bishop by young Anglicans in Southern Africa has led to the formation of an ecumenical partnership to fight climate change. The Young Green Anglicans group made the challenge at a Lutheran youth conference last month; and now...

July 5, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglicans from around the world are gathering in Fiji this week for an international consultation on climate justice. The event, organized by the Anglican mission agency United Society, is designed to help Anglican leaders “grapple more vigorously”...

April 25, 2016

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, with granddaughter in tow, signs the Paris Agreement on April 22. Kerry was among 175 world leaders who signed the historic climate agreement in a ceremony coinciding with the 46th annual Earth Day. Photo: United Nations

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April 15, 2016

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Online resources, lesson plans for children, and bulletin inserts are among the items assembled by The Episcopal Church for understanding and honoring Earth Day, April 22 by congregations and individuals.

Earth Day was...

March 2, 2016

[Canticle Communications press release] At a time when Christians’ concern for the environment is at its height, a pair of Episcopal priests have released a new curriculum that explores the flawed theology at the heart of the environmental crisis and guides Christians in developing a...

February 25, 2016

SewGreen@ Rochester, in the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester, New York, has submitted the six-month report for their 2015 Domestic Poverty Grant. The $30,000 grant, awarded last year, exists to engage Episcopalians in ministry among the economically impoverished in the United States, to provide...

February 24, 2016

[Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts press release] Effective Feb. 24., the Rev. Dr. Margaret Bullitt-Jonas will begin serving both the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Conference United Church of Christ as missioner for creation care. What may...

January 25, 2016

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglicans and other Christians are being challenged to take enjoy a candlelit dinner as part of a series of challenges for a “carbon fast” during Lent. The initiative comes from the Anglican Church of Southern Africa and is being supported by the...

December 14, 2015

[Lambeth Palace] Welcoming the climate deal reached in Paris this weekend, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby said the global church must be a key partner in tackling climate change. Welby’s statement follows.

I warmly welcome the agreement that almost 200 states came to...

December 14, 2015

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglican bishops have welcomed this weekend’s international agreement at the climate change talks in Paris. Negotiators from around 200 countries have reached agreement on a far-reaching package of measures, which has been dubbed “the end of the...

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