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Representative Church Body of the Church of Ireland Steps Up Its Commitment to Tackling Climate Change

The Representative Church Body of the Church of Ireland (RCB) has been stepping up its commitment to address the problem of Climate Change in the broadest way possible. A dedicated section on Environmental Sustainability has been established under the Parish Resources section of the website containing information on various Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) issues […]

Rev Andrew Orr, ECI Chair, Shares Opening Meditation and Prayer at Irish Council of Churches Event

In the day that the LORD God made the earth and the heavens, 5 when no plant of the field was yet in the earth and no herb of the field had yet sprung up—for the LORD God had not caused it to rain upon the earth, and there was no one to till the […]

Date of next NI Creation Care Network Meeting

The next meeting of the Northern Ireland Creation Care Network will be held on Saturday 10 March 2018 starting at 10.00am in Lowe Memorial Presbyterian Church, 191-193 Upper Lisburn Rd, Finaghy, Belfast BT10 OLL.  All are welcome!

Update from South Belfast Quaker Meeting

South Belfast Quaker Meeting is planning a follow-up 'After Meeting Conversation' and shared lunch on Sunday 18th February. The focus of the conversation will be 'Food & Friendship' as these were two areas from the EcoQuaker booklet 'Responding to IYM 2016: Living Sustainably and Fairly on this Earth', that members haven't explored in any depth […]

Laudato Si Reflected in Funeral Service of Nora McDowell, Rathgar Parish Laudato Si Group

The family and friends of Nora have shared this tribute to her and her love of God's creation: Nora McDowell RIP December 2017, Rathgar Parish Laudato Si Group. Nora was an original member of the Rathgar Laudato Si' group. Her long standing curious, interested and engaged approach to life and spirituality plus her extensive life […]

Earth Hour 2018

Around the globe, millions of people, businesses, and landmarks set aside an hour to host events, switch off their lights, and make noise for climate change action. Over the years, Earth Hour participants have helped make amazing things happen. From changing laws to funding solar-powered homes, volunteers have made a real, positive impact on our […]

Care for Creation Day at Lough Derg, Co Donegal

A date for your diary! There will be a Care for Creation Day on Saturday 19th May 2018 in Lough Derg, The Sanctuary of St Patrick, Co Donegal. The guest speakers are Jonny Hanson and Nellie McLaughlin. For more details contact Maureen in Lough Derg on 071 9861518 or email info@loughderg.org.  Visit www.loughderg.org for more […]

Update from Jubilee Farm, Larne, Co Antrim

A brand new co-operative farm has been set up in Larne in the beautiful walled garden at Drumalis Retreat and Conference Centre with people of all backgrounds and beliefs. Jubilee Farm is a recently established inter-denominational Christian creation care organisation whose vision is to engage churches, Christians and communities with creation care. January 2018 news […]

Christian Aid Show the Love 2018

Christian Aid is calling for people to take and share ‘green heart photos’ to show the love for the people, places and things which are affected by climate change. All you need to do to take part is to make or print green hearts and take a photo of you and your group holding the […]

New Year Reflection and Challenge from Killiskey Parish, United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough

Stephanie McDonald and Anne Newton, parishioners in Nun’s Cross Church, Killiskey Parish shared their Ecotips which were published in their monthly church announcements sheet. ‘As another year rolls in, it is a good time to reflect on our environmental impact over the past twelve months. Have we cut back on our waste at all? Did […]