Last March 31, Father Sam Fuller, a friend, colleague and activist on behalf of God’s creation and all people and board member of IREJN, participated in a one day conference, Opportunities to Raise Public Awareness about Climate Change and the Need for Action, convened by the NYC Bar Association held at their headquarters in downtown Manhattan. Sam was invited to serve on a panel to discuss the implications of the Papal Encyclical, issued in June, 2015. Read more and download the full report.
Former IREJN Executive Director Terri Eickel will be honored with the Center for Serenity’s 2016 Serenity Award on Saturday, April 2 at First Baptist Church of West Hartford. Proceeds will benefit IREJN and Pastor Chuck Redfern, a former IREJN Board member who is currently battling cancer for the third time.
In 2014, the Hartford Quakers voted to donate the Voluntary Carbon Tax Funds to IREJN. Read more about their generous gift and how it is helping the planet in multiple ways!
On March 10, 2014, 28 Democrats will take to the Senate floor to talk about climate change in an all-night effort to raise awareness about the issue. Nine year-old Lauren Shilansky wrote Senator Murphy a letter for him to read during his portion of the talkathon.
There are tens of thousands of chemicals in commerce today – in our clothing, toys, sheets, cosmetics, etc. Not surprisingly, the incidence of many serious diseases is on the rise in this country! Please support this bill to protect children from harmful chemicals.
The Interreligious Eco-Justice Network is proud to co-sponsor a showing of the film, Seeking The Current, on Sunday, March 24 at 4:00pm at the CT Forest & Park Association in Middlefield, CT.
Read Pastor Tom Carr’s stirring call to action on climate change and environmental stewardship to his fellow Christian Clergy.
Please join us for a transformative and holistic conference on climate change and how we can respond to it, both spiritually and practically.
Hundreds of faith leaders gathered to mark Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday to demand that the White House show real leadership on climate change.