Church Resolutions: Solidarity with the Gwich’in People

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-X023: Solidarity with the Gwich’in People “With open and broken hearts,” this resolution from the House of Bishops acknowledged “the struggle and plight... Continue Reading →

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Church Resolutions: Helping Communities Affected by Change in Energy Use

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-D081: Helping Communities Affected by Change in Energy Use Recognizes that a transition away from coal and other fossil fuels will hurt the... 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 →

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 →

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