Climate Change

Climate Change

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May 29, 2018

A group of faith leaders and scientists hold a press conference on May 23 to announce a joint appeal on climate action. Photo: Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts

[Episcopal News Service] Bishop Alan Gates of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts and...

December 12, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] The global oil giant ExxonMobil has caved in to shareholder demands – led by the Church of England’s church commissioners – to establish how the business will be affected by efforts to halt climate change. The announcement came two years to the day after the...

November 20, 2017

Episcopalians representing Presiding Bishop Michael Curry welcome visitors to their booth in the public zone of the COP23 conference in Bonn, Germany. Photo courtesy of Marc Andrus

[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians have returned home after spending two...

November 15, 2017

By: Nathan Empsall

Things are in full service at the annual UN climate conference in Bonn, Germany! Eleven members of the Presiding Bishop’s delegation to COP23 have been present and engaged in worship, advocacy, and networking.

This blog post will give you a quick look at our advocacy efforts. You can...

November 14, 2017

By: Nathan Empsall

Things are in full service at the annual UN climate conference in Bonn, Germany! Week One has ended and several members of the Presiding Bishop’s delegation have flown home, and several more have arrived for Week Two. Bishop Marc and Sheila Andrus have continued on in their ministry and...

November 2, 2017

 

 

[Episcopal News Service] Episcopalians from across the church are heading to Bonn, Germany, for the 23rd United Nations climate change conference, where they hope to continue the advocacy begun at the past two gatherings.

Officially known as the 23rd Conference of...

September 14, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] The federal government should act with a “deepened sense of urgency” over its commitment to the 2015 Paris Climate Accord, according to a motion passed by the Anglican Church’s General Synod last week.

The motion also called for the Church to “get its...

June 11, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] Expressing its deep disappointment at U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 Paris Agreement, the World Council of Churches has urged renewed commitment by churches and praised local communities and governments for their reaffirmation of climate commitments.

Full...

June 5, 2017

[Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts] An ecumenical statement from Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts and Massachusetts Conference, United Church of Christ, responding to the President’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord.

An...

June 5, 2017

[Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts] An ecumenical statement from Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts and Massachusetts Conference, United Church of Christ, responding to the President’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord.

An opportunity for which...

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Bulletin Inserts

This week, May 1-2, the Episcopal Church and the Church of Sweden will sponsor an environmental

This week's bulletin inserts focus on the connection between global warming and global poverty a

Bulletin inserts for Sunday, January 27, present an outline of "For the Beauty of the Earth," a

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