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Celebrating Creation Time at the Parish of Sean McDermott Street, Dublin

Fr Hugh O'Donnell shared with ECI how the Parish of Sean McDermott Street, Dublin is celebrating Creation Time 2018. The parishioners used the brochure for the 'Curious Creatures: Frans Post and Brazil' exhibition in the National Gallery of Ireland as inspiration for their Creation Time thoughts and prayers.  This exhibition portrayed images of creatures drawn […]

Rev Trevor Sargent’s Ecological Notes for September 2018

Drive Slower to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions Time for Prayerful Action on Climate as never before: This summer, Europe went from experiencing pleasant sunny weather to facing dangerous levels of heat. The resolution of the Lambeth Conference of 2015 on Climate Change still challenges us all to, ‘redouble our efforts to reduce emissions that result […]

Centre for Interreligious Dialogue DCU Organises Symposium on Religion & Climate Change

On 19 September 2018 a Symposium on Religion and Climate Change was organised by the Centre for Interreligious Dialogue and the School of Theology, Philosophy, and Music at DCU on the DCU All Hallows Campus entitled: 'The Sixth Extinction: Interreligious Insights, Warnings and Questions: A Symposium on Religion and Climate Change'. This symposium was attended […]

Living Without Plastic Lecture at Dublin Unitarian Church – 30 September 2018

Dublin Unitarian Church is holding a lecture on Sunday 30 September 2018, in the Vestry at 1.45pm with speaker Sue McFarlane.  Sue in passionate about sustainable living and for several years has actively tried to live without plastic.  The title of the event is 'Start where you are, Use what you have, Do what you […]

Climate Change & Consciousness: Our Legacy for the Earth, April 20-26 2019, Findhorn Foundation

Climate Change & Consciousness: Our Legacy for the Earth, April 20-26 2019, will be a collaborative and participatory investigation into how we can steward a sustainable future on what has already become a radically changed planet Earth. The conference will bring together eminent scientists, wisdom keepers, business people, activists, artists, entrepreneurs, young people and others, […]

New Video from Operation Noah Highlighting Impact of Climate Change

Operation Noah’s new video, Sālote, aims to help Christians around the world recognise the human cost of climate change, and particularly its impact on women and children. The short animated video, designed for Christians of all ages and developed in partnership with the World Day of Prayer, a women-led, global, ecumenical movement, introduces the viewer […]

Faith Communities – Actions to Help Pollinators

Faith Communities across the island of Ireland are being called on to take actions to help save our bees. Faith communities often own large areas of land and can lead the way in managing our landscape to better support and enhance all nature and creation. These non-denominational guidelines suggest 24 practical actions that any faith […]

Celebrating Love for All God’s Creation by Nancy Cocks

This publication is an all-age communion service for the Feast of Saint Francis (including a blessing of animals). For use on 4th October, the Feast of St Francis, or at other times. ‘Francis believed we should pay attention to everything God made, not just people who need help but every single thing around us. He […]

Mayo Dark Skies Festival 2-4 November 2018

Why not join Mayo Dark Skies on the Wild Atlantic Way in November 2018, as the 'Friends of Mayo Dark Skies' in Newport, Mulranny and Ballycroy host a three day feast of talks, workshops, walks and stargazing, to celebrate the many facets of our Dark Sky Story! There is a great line-up of speakers and […]

Ecumenical Mission Evening in Diocese of Limerick & Killaloe – Stewardship of God’s Creation

Church of Ireland, Limerick and Killaloe Diocesan Council for Mission An Invitation to an Ecumenical Mission Evening Tuesday 16 October 2018 at at 7.45pm in the Woodlands Hotel, Adare Topic: Stewardship of God's Creation Speaker:  Archdeacon Andrew Orr, Eco-Congregation Ireland Everyone with an interest in caring for the environment in which we live and work, […]