Climate Change and Faith

Religious community leaders are beginning to understand that they must speak up about the carbon emissions and climate change crisis
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Some religious leaders are getting it. But we need many more of them on board. Climate Change, Travel, Outdoor, Faith, Religious Leaders, Community, Mosque, Century, Landmarks
Reasons for Hope: Eco-Mosques and Solar Churches
Some religious leaders are getting it. But we need many more of them on board.
Christians learn the art of non-violent protest.  Ecumenical workshop focuses on changing "flawed" responses to violence. Workshop, Christians, Art, Protest, Christianity, Leader, Understanding
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Christians learn the art of non-violent protest. Ecumenical workshop focuses on changing "flawed" responses to violence.
The religious case for caring about climate change – Talk about values, not just data: how this minister wants to inspire people to take action on protecting the environment. Article in Vox Magazine Vatican, Conspiracy Theories, Alternative News, Energy System, Life On Earth, Communism, Greats, Risk
The religious case for caring about climate change
The religious case for caring about climate change – Talk about values, not just data: how this minister wants to inspire people to take action on protecting the environment. Article in Vox Magazine
Article: “Kids in a time of climate change - what's a Catholic to do?” Children Photography, Children, Kids, Fotos, Photo, Kinder, Toddler, Strand, Verano
Kids in a time of climate change – what's a Catholic to do?
Article: “Kids in a time of climate change - what's a Catholic to do?”
Pope Francis: The world is near ‘suicide’ on climate change; ‘it’s now or never’ - "I would say that we are at the limits of suicide," Pope Francis warned. World, Pope, Suicide, Nature Conservation, Change
Pope Francis: The world is near ‘suicide’ on climate change; ‘it’s now or never’
Pope Francis: The world is near ‘suicide’ on climate change; ‘it’s now or never’ - "I would say that we are at the limits of suicide," Pope Francis warned.
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» Click on the image to see more Pope cartoons
There is a growing realization among various faith communities that addressing climate change is one of the great moral and ethical issues of our time. | Addressing Climate Change Is a Responsibility for All Faiths | Times of San Diego - 8 September 2015 San Diego, Nature, Earth Science, Drought, Groundwater, Environmental Change, Water Resources, Water Management
Addressing Climate Change Is a Responsibility for All Faiths
There is a growing realization among various faith communities that addressing climate change is one of the great moral and ethical issues of our time. | Addressing Climate Change Is a Responsibility for All Faiths | Times of San Diego - 8 September 2015
A group of leading Islamic scholars have issued a declaration calling on the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims to do their part to eliminate dangerous greenhouse gas emissions and turn toward renewable energy sources. Islamic, Global Warming, Islamic Teachings, Renewable Sources Of Energy, Global, Islam, Social Change
Islamic Leaders Take on Climate Change, Criticizing "Relentless Pursuit of Economic Growth"
A group of leading Islamic scholars have issued a declaration calling on the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims to do their part to eliminate dangerous greenhouse gas emissions and turn toward renewable energy sources.
LA Times: Passage of California climate change bill could set global example. When Gov. Jerry Brown visits the Vatican this week for an international conference, he'll be carrying a resolution from state lawmakers supporting Pope Francis' recent encyclical on climate change. Governor, Jerry Brown, Law, New Law, Nationwide, Advocate, Poor Children, Tax, Medicaid
News from California, the nation and world - Los Angeles Times
LA Times: Passage of California climate change bill could set global example. When Gov. Jerry Brown visits the Vatican this week for an international conference, he'll be carrying a resolution from state lawmakers supporting Pope Francis' recent encyclical on climate change.
“Oh God, Christian churches embrace climate science”. Article in Calgary Herald Action, Big Government, Climate Action, Catholic Church, Moral Responsibility, Religion
Ewart: Oh God, Christian churches embrace climate science
“Oh God, Christian churches embrace climate science”. Article in Calgary Herald
Green Congregation Guides | Many guides to greening congregations have been developed by a diversity of religious traditions and denominations. Many of these programs are applicable to any congregation. Religious Tradition, Environment, Northern Virginia, Diversity, Interfaith, Learning People
Green Congregation Guides | Interfaith Power & Light (DC.MD.NoVA)
Green Congregation Guides | Many guides to greening congregations have been developed by a diversity of religious traditions and denominations. Many of these programs are applicable to any congregation.
"Pope Francis: On Wednesday, he took climate change deniers and corporate polluters to task. He wants Christians to tackle climate change, implores his fellow Christians to become “Custodians of Creation”, and sounds the alarm about the catastrophic effects of global climate change. Youtube, Praise And Worship, Catholic News, Catholic, A Good Man
Pope's Audience: If we destroy nature, nature will destroy us
"Pope Francis: On Wednesday, he took climate change deniers and corporate polluters to task. He wants Christians to tackle climate change, implores his fellow Christians to become “Custodians of Creation”, and sounds the alarm about the catastrophic effects of global climate change.
College students are making global warming a moral issue. Here's why that scares people. - Vox | “The Pope's statement carries unique significance for the simple reason that he has unquestioned moral authority for millions of people. He threatens to situate the fight against climate change as a deeply moral issue, a matter of God's work on earth. Once it is so situated, it will slowly and inexorably drag culture and politics along in its wake. The right, which is entirely comfortable deploying moral arguments, understands this better than the mainstream, center-left environmental establishment.” World History, People, Ideas, Around The World Trips, Illustrators, Alternative
College students are making global warming a moral issue. Here's why that scares people.
College students are making global warming a moral issue. Here's why that scares people. - Vox | “The Pope's statement carries unique significance for the simple reason that he has unquestioned moral authority for millions of people. He threatens to situate the fight against climate change as a deeply moral issue, a matter of God's work on earth. Once it is so situated, it will slowly and inexorably drag culture and politics along in its wake. The right, which is entirely comfortable deploying moral arguments, understands this better than the mainstream, center-left environmental establishment.”
Climate denial is immoral, says head of US Episcopal church Climate change is a moral challenge threatening the rights of the world’s poorest people and those who deny it are not using God’s gift of knowledge, says presiding bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori  | The Guardian - 25 March 2015 » http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/mar/24/climate-change-denial-immoral-says-head-episcopal-church Civil Rights Movement, Climate Change Denial, Methodist Church, Environmental Issues, United Church Of Christ, Social Justice, Churches Of Christ
Climate denial is immoral, says head of US Episcopal church
Climate denial is immoral, says head of US Episcopal church Climate change is a moral challenge threatening the rights of the world’s poorest people and those who deny it are not using God’s gift of knowledge, says presiding bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori | The Guardian - 25 March 2015 » http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/mar/24/climate-change-denial-immoral-says-head-episcopal-church