July/August 2019 edition of the Eco-Congregation Ireland newsletter available!

ECI logo (high resolution)Welcome to the July/August 2019 edition of the Eco-Congregation Ireland newsletter!

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Thank you to everyone who contributed items for this edition! 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 in[email protected] Newsletters will be sent out at the end of September and November 2019. Please share and circulate the newsletter to anyone you feel may be interested!  SPREAD THE WORD!!

In this newsletter:

  • Our Climate Justice Candle – The Journey Continues!
  • ECI Climate Justice Candle visits Carrigaline Parish, Co Cork
  • ECI Climate Justice Candle currently visiting the Selesian Cosmology Group
  • Awards! Awards! Parish of Tuam receives ECI Award!
  • Resources for Season of Creation 2019
  • Biodiversity: A New Movement to Make Glendalough’s Churchyards More Hospitable to Birds and Bees
  • Latest news from the Parish Church in Portumna
  • Belfast Tool Library Open Day – 4 August 2019
  • Human Rights Based Climate Action
  • Féidhlim Harty and Oana Marian facilitate workshop in Limerick Quaker Meeting House
  • Speak out for climate justice with Christian Aid!
  • St Anne’s Church Shandon & Cathedral of St Mary and St Anne journey together to become Eco-Congregations
  • Diocese of Kerry takes up challenge of climate change for Season of Creation 2019
  • The 14th European Symposium for the Protection of the Night Sky
  • ‘Facing ecological and climate breakdown – despair, love and hope’ – EcoQuakers Ireland Belfast conference
  • Dromantine goes wild!
  • St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Blackrock creates pollinator-friendly border
  • Drumalis Retreat Centre to hold Season of Creation reflection mornings
  • Clogher JPIC Group writes to GAA & Fermanagh and Omagh District Council highlighting biodiversity crisis
  • Update from Sacred Heart Messenger
  • Vita launches a Unique Carbon Calculator and Travels Stateside for Leadership Conference of Women Religious
  • Latest news from Gardiner Street Parish
  • The Memory Garden Valleymount, Co Wicklow
  • Latest news from St Anne’s Parish, Shankill
  • Update from the Care for the Earth Ministry at St Joseph the Artisan Church, Bonnybrook
  • Eco Challenge!
  • Prayer for the Earth