Sustainability

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September 16, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and other Episcopalians are among 105 ecumenical and interfaith leaders who have signed on to a statement declaring that "the slow pace of recovery and the new needs caused by Ike and Gustav's destruction have created a moral crisis along the Gulf...

September 16, 2008

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and other Episcopalians are among 105 ecumenical and interfaith leaders who have signed on to a statement declaring that "the slow pace of recovery and the new needs caused by Ike and Gustav's destruction have created a moral crisis along the Gulf...

September 15, 2008

A group of Episcopalians from the Diocese of Iowa will deliver the gift of clean water to hundreds of people in Swaziland next month, thanks to funds raised by the Waters of Hope Bike Ride held in early May. The ride raised more than $65,000 for clean water projects in various parts of the...

August 15, 2008

Sixty of 95 congregations have exchanged their incandescent light bulbs for compact fluorescents (CFLs) so far this summer in the Diocese of Ohio’s “How Many Light Bulbs Does it Take to Change an Episcopalian?” campaign to reduce its carbon footprint.

“That’s 5,431 bulbs,” reports intern...

July 22, 2008

Anglican bishops attending the Lambeth Conference spent July 23 focused on issues of social justice -- one day before they take to central London streets in a "walk of witness" against global poverty.

 

Papal envoy Cardinal Ivan Dias introduced the social justice theme the...

July 16, 2008

By now you may have heard that on Thursday, July 24, as part of the Lambeth Conference more than 600 Anglican bishops, their spouses and other faith leaders from around the United Kingdom will march through central London on a Walk of Witness -- a symbolic moment of solidarity and coming...

July 10, 2008

Resolved, That the Church recognizes that a faithful commitment to voting is an extension of our baptismal covenant to "strive for justice and peace and the dignity of every human being" and asks all Episcopalians to actively engage in advocating for voter rights, encouraging voter registration...

July 9, 2008

When Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams and more than 600 Anglican bishops, their spouses and other faith leaders from around the United Kingdom march through central London July 24, Episcopalians back home can "march" with them.

 

The Lambeth Conference's Walk of Witness is...

June 16, 2008

More than two months ago, the House passed groundbreaking legislation – the Global AIDS Act -- to renew our nation's commitment to fighting HIV/AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis around the world. The bill commits an unprecedented $50 billion to the fight against these deadly pandemics, which...

June 4, 2008

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I (too) want to thank Senators Lieberman, Warner, Boxer, and Klobuchar for their leadership on this very important issue.

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