Environment

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December 14, 2015

The Episcopal Church hosted a pop-up worship at noon each day during the Nov. 30- Dec. 11 Conference of the Parties in Le Bourget, a suburb of Paris. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS

[Episcopal News Service – Le Bourget, France] Negotiators meeting at the 21st annual Conference of...

December 8, 2015

California Bishop Marc Andrus leads Episcopalians and others in a pop-up worship service in the green zone at COP21. Photo: Lynette Wilson/ENS

[Episcopal News Service – Le Bourget, France] As the Conference of Parties, or COP21 as it’s known, entered its second week, the...

December 4, 2015

[Episcopal News Service] As United Nations member states meet just outside Paris to construct and international agreement aimed at transitioning the world toward resilient, low-carbon societies and economies, an Episcopal delegation prepares to take its place alongside other civil...

November 5, 2015

Photo: Lambeth Palace

[Anglican Communion News Service] The refugee crisis and the environment were among issues discussed by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, and the Ecumenical Patriarch, His All-Holiness Bartholomew, during an extended visit by the leader of the...

July 14, 2015

[Lambeth Palace] The church must ‘look outwards’ to tackle climate change, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby said July 14 during a debate at the General Synod in York.

Welby spoke in a debate on a background paper from the Environment Working Group, Combating Climate Change...

June 23, 2015

[Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta] In response to Pope Francis’ recent call for “all people of goodwill” to mitigate human-induced climate change and respond to environmental degradation members of Georgia’s faith leadership and scientific and environmental communities gathered at St. Timothy’s...

April 14, 2015

By: Elizabeth Stewart Sinclair

 “… for I was hungry and you gave me food” Matthew 25:35 (NRSV)

Bounded on the west by the waters of Puget Sound and on the east by the Cascade Mountain range, the terrain of King County, Washington was shaped by glaciers that deposited fertile soil and carved lush river valleys. Warmed...

March 31, 2015

[Anglican Communion Environmental Network] A group of 17 Anglican bishops from all six continents has called for urgent prayer and action on the “unprecedented climate crisis.” Their declaration The World Is Our Host: A Call to Urgent Action for Climate Justice sets a new agenda on...

March 25, 2015

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Now available here is the Climate Change Crisis, presented by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society on March 24. Addressing one of the most significant topics in today’s society, the 90-minute live webcast originated from...

March 25, 2015

[Episcopal Public Policy Network] So is this great and wide sea, wherein are things creeping innumerable, both small and great beasts. There go the ships: there is that leviathan, whom thou hast made to play therein. These wait all upon thee; that thou mayest give them their meat in...

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