Stories

Recent Stories

  • More than 15,000 scientists issue “warning”... - November 14, 2017 at 11:07 pm
    More than 15,000 scientists from 184 countries issue ‘warning to humanity’ More than 15,000 scientists around the world have issued a global warning: there needs to be change in order to save Earth. It comes 25 years after the first notice in 1992 when a mere 1,500 scientists issued a similar warning. This new cautioning […]
  • Churches to open new “pods” to stay open... - September 30, 2017 at 2:43 pm
    Churches to pioneer £890-a-week ‘glamping pods’ to raise money to stay open Sleeping in a church is an unusual way to spend more time with God. But those wishing to soak up more liturgical atmosphere can now do so in luxury, thanks to a new Church of England scheme. Cash-strapped churches are set to cash […]
  • Season of Creation 2017... - September 4, 2017 at 7:01 pm
    Each year, from 1 September, the Global Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, to 4 October, St Francis of Assisi Day, many Anglicans use the Season of Creation – also known as Creation Time – to pray and celebrate with creation, focus on the story of Earth, and commit to a ministry of […]
  • Leading by Example... - June 23, 2017 at 12:28 pm
    Leading by Example Being environmentally responsible isn’t always easy, but like adhering to religious beliefs, the challenges can be overcome by practicing it in your everyday life. For Amber Baechler, a member of Waters Mennonite Church, being environmentally responsible is second nature. To bring together her faith and environmentalism, Amber decided to participate in the […]
  • On climate, the world moves on without the U.S.... - June 19, 2017 at 10:04 pm
    On climate, the world moves on without the U.S. Angela Merkel, chancellor of Germany, and Donald Tusk, president of the European Council. Some rights reserved by David Plas / European People’s Party. For months, the Trump administration has been attempting a U-turn on climate action, reversing or undermining or simply ignoring whatever pro-climate policies it […]
  • Blessing bikes puts a new spin on prayer cycles!... - June 4, 2017 at 7:39 pm
    http://www.vancourier.com/community/holy-rollers-vancouver-church-blesses-bicycles-transit-cards-shoes-1.20308683http Holy rollers: Vancouver church blesses bicycles, transit cards, shoes Bike blessing event espouses the virtues of reducing one’s carbon footprint Michael Kissinger / Vancouver Courier May 31, 2017 11:21 AM Email Print • Vancouver Courier • Christ Church Cathedral held a “bike blessing” Monday afternoon where worshippers and non-worshippers could get th [...]
  • Double whammy from NB Power could hit home, apartm... - May 5, 2017 at 2:45 pm
    Double whammy from NB Power could hit home, apartment customers in near future New Brunswick homeowners and apartment dwellers will be paying higher than average annual increases for electricity for years under a new rate plan outlined this week by NB Power. But for those who heat with electricity, the news may get even worse […]
  • Message from the New Jersey Institute of Technolog... - May 4, 2017 at 12:59 pm
    My name is Lauren Holiday, and I work with premier universities and colleges across the country helping them distribute academic resources developed by their professors and program directors. With a growing concern focused on the state of our environment, I really appreciated reading your collection of resources that examine the practice of sustainability in business and […]
  • Green Churches 2017 Lenten Challenge... - February 25, 2017 at 7:19 pm
    Lenten Calendar 2017 This year, thousands of Christians in Canada will reduce their ecological footprint during Lent thanks to the tips provided in this calendar. Fasting from waste and pollution will contribute to the beauty and health of our environment. Multiply your impact in the real world by sharing the hashtags (#) in the virtual […]
  • Canterbury Cathedral grand adventure... - January 20, 2017 at 2:40 pm
    A Grand Adventure in the Nave One chilly Thursday evening four balloons were let loose on an adventure around the Nave. The aim of the experiment was to track air flow around the Nave in order to inform how and when the Cathedral heats spaces such as the Nave and Quire to provide comfort for […]