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ECEN Roman Juriga Award

After careful considerations and judging all projects against the criteria of the Award, ECEN has decided the winning project of the Roman Juriga Award 2020 to be: GreenHouse – Bogafjell Church Youth Ministry in Norway The selection committee appreciated in particular an innovative approach of the project in reaching out to young generation and to be acknowledged as the first certified green youth ministry in Norway. The project has led to a....

Conference 'Sustainability and Climate in Religion'

12 November 2019
Challenges and Potential for Society and Schools - Western Norway University of Applied Sciences Bergen, February 12-14, 2020 The conference aims to provide and publicise...

‘Sustainability Book’ offers Christian perspective on Sustainable Development Goals

8 November 2019
A new publication, The Sustainability Book offers online texts and resources about the Sustainable Development Goals for use by congregations, gatherings, and individuals. Edited by...

Church of England’s Environment Group calls for greater action on Climate Change across the Church

5 November 2019
The Church of England’s Environmental Advisory Group has called for all parts of the Church to recognise the Climate Crisis and step up its action...

Church communities in Belarus motivate people to ride bicycles

30 October 2019
A special infrastructure for bicycles appears on church parishes in Belarus. On the parish of St. Nicolaus of Japan in Minsk was installed a first...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew honored by Church of Sweden

4 October 2019
Commitment to religious freedom, human rights, refugee needs and care for creation (LWI) - Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I has received the Plaque of St Erik...

Gratitude and Responsibility

28 September 2019
The Week of Creation always starts on the last Sunday of September in Hungary, where, since 2009, the Care for Creation Ecumenical Working Group has...

Conference brings into focus ecological theology and environmental ethics

24 September 2019
An effective dialogue was generated at the 6th International Conference on Ecological Theology and Environmental Ethics from diverse religious traditions and perspectives. The event commenced...

WCC joins global climate strike with throngs of young people

24 September 2019
“...and a little child will lead them.” Isaiah 11:6 From New York City to Hamburg, from Oslo to Melbourne, from Nairobi to Mumbai, hundreds of...

“Do you love me?” It’s a question about global warming

24 September 2019
In a sermon at Marble Church in New York City on 22 September, World Council of Churches general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit asked...