Environmental Justice

Articles

December 6, 2016

The five-mile Mackinac Bridge crosses the Straits of Mackinac, connecting Upper and Lower Michigan. Photo: Ann Wilson/Facebook

[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians were on the front lines of environmental advocacy when pipeline protesters claimed victory this week against a...

November 7, 2016

[Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs press release] Applications are now accepted for grants that focus on local faith-based projects for mitigating climate change and safeguarding the integrity of creation.

The Episcopal Church Advisory Council for the Stewardship of...

September 6, 2016

By: David Paulsen

[Episcopal News Service] The recent protests of an oil pipeline in North Dakota have thrust the Standing Rock Sioux Nation, and many of its members who are Episcopalians, into the national spotlight. But for the several Episcopal congregations on Native American reservations in North Dakota,...

June 12, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has joined with the Episcopal-Anglican-Lutheran leadership of Canada and the United States in a letter to both United States President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper concerning the review and future of the...

June 12, 2015

By: The Public Affairs Office

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has joined with the Episcopal-Anglican-Lutheran leadership of Canada and the United States in a letter to both United States President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper concerning the review and future of the...

September 3, 2013

By: Wendy Johnson

When: November 1-3, 2013 Where: Cathedral Ridge, Woodland Park, Colorado Cost: $200, including lodging, food, and transportation during the event (transporation to and from the event are on your own)

In the Christian story and our earthly pilgrimage, water is a source of life and an...

October 13, 2012

By: Episcopal Young Adult and Campus Ministries

Check out this ecumenical event hosted by the World Student Christian Federation’s North American Chapter, a body of students from across the globe united in Christian solidarity. Read more:

WSCF EcoJustice Symposium 2012 flyer

WSCF EcoJustice Symposium 2012 Concept Paper

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October 9, 2012

By: Episcopal Young Adult and Campus Ministries

by Daniel Mitchell, Diocese of Ohio

The EcoJustice Immersion Experience I attended at the end of August was a retreat in Seattle, where around 20 Episcopalian young adults met with different organizations and speakers from the area. It was a glimpse into a global balancing act between...

June 28, 2012

 

Janet Mitchell, the Rev. Joshua Griffin Griff and Colleen Swan. Mitchell and Swan are both lifetime members of Kivalina Epiphany Church, granddaughters of the late Rev. Clinton Swan, and members of Episcopal Church Women.

[Episcopal News Service] As forest fires rage across...

June 20, 2012

In late March, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed new standards that would reduce harmful emissions from new power plants. Power plants are the single largest sources of carbon dioxide pollution in our country, and the new rule seeks to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide...

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