Church Resolutions: Carbon Tax

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-C020: "Carbon Tax" The resolution supports public policy to stop further climate change, including the possibility of a Carbon Fee and Dividend such... Continue Reading →

Church Resolutions: Advocacy for Creation Care

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-C008: "Advocacy for Creation Care" This resolution requests $30,000 over the next three years “to make a web-based carbon tracking tool such as... Continue Reading →

Church Resolutions: Fossil Fuel Divestment

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-A020: "Fossil Fuel Divestment" In 2015, General Convention resolution C045 supported fossil fuel divestment across the church. 2018-A020 calls on the Investment Committee... Continue Reading →

Church Resolutions: The Use of Carbon Offsets

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-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... Continue Reading →

Church Resolutions: Oppose Environmental Racism

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'll feature one here! Share on Facebook 2018- A011: Oppose Environmental Racism States the church’s belief that that no community, especially poor communities or members of marginalized ethnic groups, “should... Continue Reading →

Church Resolutions: The Planting of “Paris Groves”

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'll feature one here!   Share on Facebook   2018-A010: The Planting of “Paris Groves” This resolution commends all Episcopal schools, camps and conference centers to make environmental stewardship and... Continue Reading →

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