This year, General Convention — the legislative governing body of the Episcopal Church — passed 19 resolutions for the care of God’s creation. Each Tuesday, we feature one here!
2018-A014: The Use of Carbon Offsets
Recognizes the reality of human-caused climate change and the contribution of fossil-fuel-based transportation, and requires Episcopal Church Center staff to test a carbon-offset program in the next three years for their frequent required travel. Requests a $25,000 budget.
Read the full text here: https://www.vbinder.net/resolutions/A014
Learn about all 19 resolutions here: https://episcopalclimatenews.com/2018/07/20/general-convention-passes-19-resolutions-for-the-care-of-gods-creation/