Conservation

Conservation

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October 13, 2017

[Anglican Communion News Service] Anglicans and other Christians throughout the world are being encouraged to take part in a coordinated beach clean-up project in September 2018. The third Saturday in September is recognized by the conservation community as International Coastal Clean-up Day....

June 22, 2017

[Interfaith Rainforest Initiative] Religious and indigenous leaders in Oslo pledge to put their full force behind protection of the Earth’s rainforests. 

The Earth’s rainforests are an irreplaceable gift.  They support boundless biodiversity, a balanced climate, and the cultures and...

April 7, 2017

[Episcopal Public Policy Network policy alert] This year, the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge needs your support more than ever. The Refuge is a national treasure that stands alone in its wildness, ecological integrity, beauty, and unique recreational opportunities, and as an Episcopalian, you...

November 9, 2011

Three Episcopal churches are among the nominees for the fifth annual "Energy Oscar" awards to be presented on Nov. 15 by California Interfaith Power and Light (CIPL) at Grace Episcopal Cathedral in San Francisco.

The awards honor California congregations of many faiths that address...

November 7, 2011

Faith Based Recommendations for United States Participation in COP17 Ensuring a Global Commitment Beyond Kyoto

As people and communities of faith, called to till and to tend – to protect and to serve - God’s Creation and seek justice for all people, we believe that a global...

October 19, 2011

Araides Duarte da Luz creció en una familia de obreros migrantes, que vivían dondequiera que alguien les ofrecía un lugar. Su esposa, Marilene Hammel, se crió en una finca que su familia se vio obligada a vender durante la "revolución verde" de Brasil. En la actualidad, ellos viven con sus...

October 19, 2011

Editor's note: A Portuguese translation of this article follows the English version and a Spanish translation is available here. Click here for an image gallery.

Araides Duarte da Luz grew up in a migrant-worker family, living wherever anyone offered them a place. His wife, Marilene...

September 21, 2011

Recently we returned from a trip to the United Kingdom, including a five-day visit to the island of Iona in western Scotland, a mecca of Celtic Christianity. At first glance, it was difficult to square our expectations with the modest village and simple landscape we found there. But soon we...

July 13, 2011

Help Preserve the Health of Americans by Protecting our Nation's Rivers and Streams

The Lord God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to till it and keep it. --Genesis 2:15

As citizens of the United States and as people of faith, we believe that it is a matter of justice...

March 23, 2011

"To live, we must daily break the body and shed the blood of creation. The point is, when we do this knowingly, lovingly, skillfully, reverently, it is a sacrament; when we do it ignorantly, greedily, clumsily, destructively, it is a desecration…in such desecration, we condemn ourselves to...

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