Creation Care

Creation Care


August 22, 2019

Decades of scientific research has demonstrated that humans have a direct effect on the Earth’s climate. Climate change is driven in large part by changes in human behavior over the last centuries related to carbon emissions and agricultural practices. This change is due, in no small part, to...

August 15, 2019

Water is one of life’s most vital resources. Water pollution, however, is devastating to the environment and to the health and well-being of people in every nation and community. The federal government invests annually in water pollution mitigation and water treatment; however, the current...

August 8, 2019

The U.S. federal government bears the duty to be a leader for institutions within the nation. When it comes to environmental degradation, it is not only important that the government implement policy to address the crisis, but also that our government lead by example with direct energy and...

August 1, 2019

While local action serves an integral role in mitigating further damage to God’s Creation, we must always keep a global perspective as those most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change and the majority of emissions are beyond the United States. America is neither the world’s greatest...

July 25, 2019

By: High Garst

The United States is undeniably reliant on coal and other fossil fuels for energy. This dependence has led to objective changes in the Earth’s climate and the degradation of God’s creation. As Christians, we are responsible for balancing the call to care for creation and to love and respect our...

July 18, 2019

By: High Garst

As Christians, we have a responsibility to care for the earth and all of the living things that dwell on it. Scientific research clearly shows that climate change, one of the greatest dangers to creation, is caused, in part, by carbon emissions from human industrialization. Longstanding...

July 17, 2019

By: High Garst

This introduction begins a series of articles addressing different parts of the enviro-political movement and how we, as the Office of Government Relations and Episcopalians engaged in advocacy, have been charged to tackle some of the issues facing our environment through...

April 5, 2019

The crescent Earth rises above the lunar horizon in this photo taken from the Apollo 17 spacecraft in lunar orbit during final lunar landing mission in the Apollo program. Photo: NASA

[Episcopal News Service] Caring for God’s...

March 29, 2019

Episkopalyen yo ak zanmi yo ki konsène nan tout sa Bondye kreye ap met tèt ansanm ak Evèk ki alatèt la, Michael Curry, nan fè yon pwomès pou yo fè aksyon ki pou pwoteje e ki pou renouvle latè Bondye kreye a ak tout moun ki abite sou li. Bi a se pou nou ranmase 1,000 pwomès ak angajman pèsonèl...

March 29, 2019

Episcopalians and friends concerned about all of God’s creation are joining Presiding Bishop Michael Curry in pledging to take action to protect and renew God’s world and all who call it home. The goal is to gather at least 1,000 pledges with concrete, personal commitments by Earth Day, April...


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A highlight of General Convention 2018 will be The Episcopal Church Conversations (TEConversatio

The presiding bishops of the Episcopal Church and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America cal

The Blessed Tomorrow program works with religious and denominational leaders from across a diver

We are a growing network of Episcopalians cultivating resilient communities through the growing

The Episcopal Church is a founding member of Creation Justice Ministries, a national ecumenical

The mission of Interfaith Power & Light is to be faithful stewards of Creation by responding

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This interfaith environmental coalition seeks to educate, advocate and mobilize the New Jersey f

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A grassroots network of Episcopalians from around the United States, the EEN is helping the Epis