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-B025: “Water as a Human Right”
Recognizing that water and sanitation are human rights, the resolution urges all church communities and facilities to learn about the watersheds where they are located, phase out and ban the use and sale of bottled water at church events and locations, and advocate for publicly operated water infrastructure.
Read the full text of the resolution here: https://www.vbinder.net/resolutions/B025
Learn about all 19 resolutions here: https://episcopalclimatenews.com/2018/07/20/general-convention-passes-19-resolutions-for-the-care-of-gods-creation/