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Time of Creation - Season of Creation

Time of Creation, or with a different name Season of Creation starts on 1st September and goes until 4th October. It is a particular period of the year, in which are Christians of different confessions invited to celebrate the gift of Creation and our relation to it. Celebration of this Time and its place in the cycle of Christian prayers and worships was commended by the 3rd European Ecumenical Assembly in Sibiu 2007, which recommended that the....

“Demonstrate personal sacrifice” to care for creation, urges Ecumenical Patriarch

11 June 2019
His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, speaking at the Halki Summit III in Istanbul, reflected that all of us are called to serve as priests of...

Hope Cathedral - Interreligious climate pilgrimage 2.6.2019

7 June 2019
Arrival of the participants of the Interreligious climate pilgrimage at Isegran. They were welcomed by, among others, Mayor of Fredrikstad, Jon-Ivar Nygård and Bishop Atle...

First performance of a Song for the Season of Creation

4 June 2019
The choir of St Bride’s Church Fleet Street gave the first ever performance last Sunday of A song for the Season of Creation written for...

A new "green" route appeared in the village of Bohina in the Braslaŭ district

3 June 2019
An ecological trail 700 meters long runs along the local Bohinskaje Lake. The trail is equipped with stations, on each there is an information stand...

WCC augments Vatican’s call to address climate emergency

30 May 2019
As global youth protests and scientific reports alike underscore the urgency of addressing climate change, the World Council of Churches (WCC) joined in the increasingly...

WCC Executive Committee: global biodiversity crisis reaches urgent level

28 May 2019
The World Council of Churches Executive Committee, in a statement, said that the global biodiversity crisis has reached an urgent level, and called for structural...

Between despair and hope - What can be done, and how do we do it?

26 May 2019
That is how we do it - at the workshop of "Hope Cathedral" in Fridrikstad, on the 2nd day of the conference arranged in cooperation...

Church of Scotland: General Assembly rejects divestment call

23 May 2019
The General Assembly has recognised that the world is in the grip of a climate and ecological emergency but rejected calls for divestment. Commissioners voted...

Churches for Future - Solidarity with "Fridays for Future"

23 May 2019
Aktion „Churches for Future“ unterstützt Klimaproteste „Churches for Future“ ist eine Initiative von Mitträgern des Ökumenischen Netzwerks „Klimagerechtigkeit“, der sich bereits mehr als 16 Landeskirchen,...