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‘Reconciled with creation: a call for urgent action on climate and biodiversity’ - Assembly of European Christian Environmental Network

Response to climate change and efforts for sustainable future are linked to an ethical dimension and to broader questions of individual and collective freedom, pursuing of justice and responsibility for future. Churches and faith communities have been increasingly aware of these challenges. In pursuing these challenges, European Christian Environmental Network announces its next Assembly, which will take place under the title: ‘Reconciled with....

Church leaders: Amazon’s fire must be addressed as an international crisis

28 August 2019
Fires in the Amazon region must be addressed as a national and international crisis, states general secretary of the World Council of Churches Rev. Dr...

Ökumenischer Tag der Schöpfung: 6. September 2019

6 August 2019
Das Motto des diesjährigen Schöpfungstages lautet "Salz der Erde". Es will dafür sensibilisieren, dass der Mensch, der nicht ohne Salz leben kann, auch nicht losgelöst...

Season of Creation: CEC and CCEE reaffirm responsibility for creation and invite to pray

2 August 2019
Press Release No: 19/19 issued jointly with the Council of European Bishops’ Conferences 1 August 2019 Brussels The following is a joint statement titled “Season...

Vilnius hosted the ‘School of Youth Ministry’ dedicated to the environmental issues

1 August 2019
The School of Youth Ministry was held in Vilnius on 1-4 July, 2019. It was not the first Youth Ministry School for the Department of...

Nachhaltig durch das Kirchenjahr

22 July 2019
„Meine Hilfe kommt von Gott“ Psalm 121,2 Materialien für Andachten und Gottesdienste zu den Nachhaltigkeitszielen der Agenda 2030. You can download the pfd version here...

Hungarian Protestants expressed commitment for climate-neutral Europe

22 July 2019
Reformed and Lutheran Churches’ environmental organisations sent a letter to the President in Hungary in support of the EU long-term climate strategy for a prosperous,...

The Wuppertal Call: “ecological conversion” urgently needed

25 June 2019
After 52 participants from 22 countries from different confessional and faith traditions gathered 16-19 June in Wuppertal, Germany, they have released "Kairos for Creation –...

“Green Reformation” conference explores ties between ecology, religion and education

20 June 2019
An international consultation entitled “Green Reformation: Ecology, Religion, Education and the Future of the Ecumenical Movement” was held 12-15 May at the Bossey Ecumenical Institute....

EURACTIV: Pope Francis calls for ‘radical energy transition’ to stem global warming

17 June 2019
Pope Francis said on Friday (14 June) that carbon pricing is “essential” to stem global warming – his clearest statement yet in support of penalising...