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St Columba’s by the Castle Scottish Episcopal Church in Edinburgh gain Silver Eco-Congregation Award.

On Sunday 18th February Eco-Congregation Scotland’s Environmental Chaplain, Trevor Jamison, preached at St Columba’s by the Castle Scottish Episcopal Church in Edinburgh. This was an occasion to celebrate St Columba’s receiving their Eco-Congregation Silver Award, and Trevor is seen here, presenting it to representatives from the congregation.

Environmental Resources for Lent

This year there are a number of environmental resources available for congregations to use during Lent: Lenten Fast for Creation from the Global Catholic Climate Network and the Anglican Communion Environmental Network. You can download their daily calendar of ideas here (PDF file). Five Ideas to make Lent Count from TearFund.    

Churches in France encourage ecological conversion

The Council of Christian Churches in France (CÉCEF) is encouraging local churches to support a recently created Green Church environmental certification label, asking that offerings made at ecumenical services during the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity go to help finance the initiative. The ecumenical eco-certification label called Eglise verte (Green Church) was publically launched

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