Church Pension Fund Announces $40 Million Investment in Clean Energy

Big news: The Church Pension Fund, a major financial organization that serves the Episcopal Church, announced on Wednesday, April 3, that it has invested $40 million in clean energy. Budgets are moral documents, and this is an important moral statement from the church about climate change and environmental justice. Given recent news that it is... Continue Reading →

Episcopalians at U.N. climate conference reject Trump delegation’s climate denial

In October, the world's leading body of climate scientists and researchers -- the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change -- released a long -awaited report that found climate change is happening faster than previously thought, the consequences will be even deadlier and more expensive than previously confirmed, and the world has only 12 years... Continue Reading →

Church Resolutions: Stewardship of Creation with Church-Owned Land

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! Share on Facebook 2018-D053: "Stewardship of Creation with Church-Owned Land" Encourages dioceses and congregations to use undeveloped church-owned land for agriculture, biodiversity conservation, green burials, habitat... Continue Reading →

Church Resolutions: Disaster Resilience Policy

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! Share on Facebook 2018-D007: "Disaster Resilience Policy" Commends Episcopal Relief and Development, urges the federal government to support long-term economic recovery from natural disasters (many of... Continue Reading →

Church Resolutions: Advocate for Ocean Health

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! Share on Facebook 2018-C063: "Advocate for Ocean Health" Authorizes the church’s Office of Government Relations “to advocate for public policies that support and advance Ocean Health... Continue Reading →

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