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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....

Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) calls for quick and fair withdrawal from fossil fuels

17 November 2018
The 12 th Synod of the Evangelical Church in Germany advocates a rapid withdrawal from electrical power production by coal (lignite and anthracite), which would...

Umweltfibel - Manuale per l'ambiente

16 November 2018
Das Institut „De Pace Fidei“ hat gemeinsam mit dem Amt für Dialog im Monat der Schöpfung 2018 eine Umweltfibel herausgegeben. Diese 44 Seiten starke Handreichung...

WCC advocates for climate justice at the Parliament of the World’s Religions

12 November 2018
“We must lift the veil on our beguilement with consumerist culture and materialistic values”, said Bishop Mark MacDonald, the National Indigenous Bishop of the Anglican...

Charities urge oil companies to tackle climate change

5 November 2018
The Church of Scotland has sent an open letter to the chairmen of three oil companies, asking them to align their business plans with the...

60% of living species declined due to human activity, warns WWF

30 October 2018
By Frédéric Simon | EURACTIV.com The ways in which humans feed, fuel and finance modern societies is pushing the planet’s natural systems to the brink,...

Ecumenical Project in Hungary wins RJA

26 October 2018
Plant Native Fruit Trees in Church Gardens is an ecumenical project of churches in Hungary encouraging nature conservation and biodiversity protection. The project was awarded...

WCC general secretary statement on the report of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

24 October 2018
12 October 2018 The recently released report of the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on the impacts of global warming of 1.5 degrees...

ECEN Assembly 2018: On the way to economic and ecological justice

16 October 2018
The European Christian Environmental Network (ECEN) celebrated 20 years of churches caring for Creation at its assembly in Katowice from 6 to 10 October.