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Time of Creation - Season of Creation

Time of Creation, or with a different name Season of Creation starts on 1st September and goes until 4th October. It is a particular period of the year, in which are Christians of different confessions invited to celebrate the gift of Creation and our relation to it. Celebration of this Time and its place in the cycle of Christian prayers and worships was commended by the 3rd European Ecumenical Assembly in Sibiu 2007, which recommended that the....

Sustainable Preaching

2 March 2019
The website www.sustainable-preaching.org has been launched for people in the English-speaking Ecumenism. For Christians the principle of sustainability is an old idea. The roots of...

Scotland must have a net zero carbon emissions economy by 2050

1 March 2019
Scottish legislators have been urged to commit to delivering a net zero carbon emissions economy by 2050 at the “very latest”. The challenge was issued...

Racism, climate change and economic justice in the spotlight of WCC international affairs meeting in Indonesia

27 February 2019
The 56th meeting of the World Council of Churches (WCC) Commission of the Churches on International Affairs took place in Bali, Indonesia, on 24 –...

Communities of Hope

26 February 2019
Professionals warn of a long-lasting ecological crisis. Pollution and climate change are facts, and the solution is being shown by small communities, including congregations, through...

Götterspeise und Teufelshörnchen – SchöpfungsZeit 2019

22 February 2019
Weltweit wird im September die SchöpfungsZeit gefeiert. oeku Kirche und Umwelt empfiehlt den Schweizer Kirchgemeinden, mit dem Slogan «Götterspeise und Teufelshörnchen» den Geschmackssinn zu thematisieren...

Kirchen rufen zur Aktion „Klimafasten“ auf

19 February 2019
Konkrete Einübung einer Ethik des „Genug“ steht im Mittelpunkt

Interfaith Rainforest Initiative expands

13 February 2019
A global faith-based movement, the Interfaith Rainforest Initiative, has been strengthening its communication and creating country programs in an ongoing effort to inspire people, appeal...

Workshop in Bangladesh links climate, economic justice

10 February 2019
From 29 January to 1 February, 30 representatives from various faith traditions gathered in Dhaka, Bangladesh for a workshop on “Interfaith Reflections on Just Transitions:...

WCC journal focuses on theology perspectives to face ecological crisis

7 February 2019
Theology can provide solutions for the sustainability issues that challenge the common home of humanity, according to the contributors to the latest issue of The...