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Building the Will for Action – 7th May 2014

Climate Change: Building the Will for Action The United Nations, churches, investors, security experts and environmentalists came together at St Paul’s Cathedral to highlight the pressing importance of collective action on climate change. Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change,  shared her views on the challenges faced, highlighting what faith […]

Hope for the Future campaign

Hope for the Future is a UK wide campaign aimed at getting realistic climate change policies into the manifestos of the main political parties ahead of the next general election, May 2015.  The campaign has been started by the North East and Yorkshire Anglican Diocesan Environment Officers Group, and is being put forward as a national […]

Low Carbon Oxford Week – 14-22 June 2014

The week of 14-22 June will see a wide variety of inspiring events popping up all over Oxford city – from film showings to food fairs; ‘schwopping’ to super-local suppers; cycling to upcycling – there will be something on offer for everyone and the whole of Oxford is invited. The Diocese of Oxford is a […]

Earth & Faith in Faringdon

EARTH & FAITH is a new ecumenical project for Churches Together in Faringdon, launching in May 2014. EARTH & FAITH will be a focus group among the Faringdon churches, to help us develop our understanding and care of the environment. As a pilot project, we are planning one whole year of monthly events – plenty […]

Earthing Faith Gathering – 27 Feb 2014

Developing an eco-friendly parish: a resource evening for churches in Oxfordshire In 2014 Earthing Faith gatherings will bring people together to showcase resources to help churches explore environment related issues in a parish, with a particular focus on resources for worship. The Oxford gathering took place on Thursday 27th February at New Road Baptist Church, […]

General Synod to debate climate change and environment

A large group of organisations have joined together to welcome the debate on climate change and the environment taking place at General Synod on February 12th. A Rocha UK, Christian Aid, Christian Concern for One World, Christian Ecology Link, Climate Stewards, CTBI Environmental Issues Network, the John Ray Initaitive, Operation Noah, Progressio, the Quakers, the […]