November 2017 Eco-Congregation Ireland Newsletter available

Welcome to the November 2017 edition of the Eco-Congregation Ireland newsletter!  Read the newsletter in full: ECI Newsletter November 2017.

If you have any information or stories from your congregation, parish, meeting or Eco-Congregation we would love to hear from you!  Please forward your news to us at  Don't forget if you hold an event or meeting, or host our Climate Justice Candle, take some photos and we can include them in our newsletter and website. If you want your event promoted in our bi-monthly newsletter, please send us details. Newsletters will be sent out at the end of  January, March, May, July, September and November 2018.

In this newsletter:

  • Our Climate Justice Candle – The Journey Continues!
  • Climate Justice Candle Inspiration!
  • Awards! Awards! An Tairseach Dominican Farm and Ecology Centre, Wicklow receives ECI Award
  • November has been a wonderful week of action around the country! – Update from Trócaire
  • Fran Brady, ECI Quaker Representative Gives Culture Night Talk
  • Westport Eco-Congregation holds Zero Waste Event
  • Carlow Union of Parishes: Being a Welcoming Parish to All God’s Creation
  • A Report from South Belfast Quakers and Methodists’ ‘Food for All’ Event
  • Bishops’ Appeal supports those affected by environmental crises internationally
  • Thinking Ahead to 2018 – Women’s World Day Prayer 2018 – ‘All God’s Creation is Very Good!’
  • Church of Ireland United Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory holds 9th Annual Eco Competition for Parishes and National Schools
  • Church of the Incarnation in Fettercairn, Tallaght Celebrates Harvest
  • New Repair Cafe in Belfast!
  • New Creation Care Jubilee Farm sets up in Larne
  • The Parish of Sean McDermott Street, Dublin Celebrates Creation
  • Loving Sister Earth Engages with Spiritual Tourism to Promote Care for Nature
  • Drumalis 2018 Earth-Centred Retreats
  • European Christian Environmental Network – latest online newsletter available
  • VOICE Ireland’s Free Recycling Guidance Workshops
  • New Eco Spirituality Group at SMA Dromantine Community!
  • Pray and Fast for the Climate – Advent Prayer Points
  • An Tairseach – Outdoor Christmas Market & Digital Detox Retreat
  • New Publications
  • Eco Challenge!
  • Prayer for the Earth