Economic Justice

Economic Justice

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September 25, 2008

This week in New York, leaders from all sectors - faith, civil society, and heads of state or government - have recommitted themselves to achievement of the Millennium Development Goals. As the 110th Congress finishes and preparations are underway for the 111th and a new Administration, we are...

September 24, 2008

In order to review progress on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), United Nations General Assembly President Miguel D'Escoto Brockmann and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon have called a meeting of world leaders, civil society and the private sector in New York this week. Nearly 100 Heads...

September 24, 2008

Parts of New York City September 25 were more awash than usual with diplomats, business leaders, royalty, advocates young and old, Episcopalians and Anglicans as the United Nations convened a day-long "high-level event" aimed at gaining a recommitment from the world's leaders to the Millennium...

September 24, 2008

The United Nations General Assembly on September 25 will call upon world leaders to renew efforts to achieve the Millennium Development Goals for social progress by 2015.

Episcopalians and Anglicans from across the world are in New York City to participate in advocacy events...

September 23, 2008

Members of the United States Congress Washington D.C. 20510

Dear Member of Congress,

As members of the Interreligious Working Group on Domestic Human Needs, in devotion to our common religious traditions of justice and compassion, we urge you to champion the needs of our nation's...

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...

August 25, 2008

In 2005, Hurricanes Katrina and Rita devastated the southern coast of the United States Katrina was one of the five deadliest hurricanes in U.S. history. It was reported that more then 1,800 people lost their lives, and more then $81 billion dollars in damages occurred. Episcopalians across the...

August 14, 2008

In peace we pray to you, O God of steadfast love.

Lord God, with grateful hearts we thank you for the many blessings of our lives, for the joy of families reunited, and the hope of homes and communities restored. We give thanks, too, for the goodness and love which you have made known to...

August 13, 2008

Pentecost Summer Membership Drive Continues The Pentecost Summer Membership Drive is still going strong. So far almost 350 people have recruited at least one new member this summer. Have you? You can check here. There's still time to invite your friends and get in the running for great prizes. Be...

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