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Season of Creation 2020 Celebration Guide, “Jubilee for the Earth,” now available

Care for creation is one of those aspects of life that deserves in post-corona times undiminished attention. This year, in the same way as it has been in previous years, Christians of all backgrounds and traditions all around the globe will be invited to celebrate from 1. September – 4. October the Season of Creation. We are pleased that for this year the ecumenical steering committee of Season of Creation, to which belongs as well ECEN, was able....

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...

Bible, biodiversity portrayed via photo exhibition in New York and Geneva

21 September 2019
On the eve of the Climate Action Summit in New York, four ecumenical organizations are launching a photo exhibition on the Bible and biodiversity. Titled...

Globaler Streik

17 September 2019
Am 20.09. findet der dritte globale Klimastreik statt – weltweit werden Menschen auf die Straße gehen und für die Einhaltung des Parisabkommen und gegen die...

28. September: Klimademo Bern

13 September 2019
Es braucht einen Wandel in der Klimapolitik. Drei Wochen vor den nationalen Wahlen findet am 28. September in Bern eine grosse Kundgebung statt. Wir von...

Ecumenical Water Network coordinator shares insights after World Water Week

12 September 2019
In late August, the World Council of Churches (WCC) Ecumenical Water Network participated, for the fourth consecutive year, in World Water Week, held in Stockholm,...

Hungary will not prevent the EU 2050 Climate Goal

10 September 2019
Hungarian protestant environmental groups have successfully promoted to reach EU carbon neutrality by 2050. After an unfortunate veto of Hungary, Czech republic, Poland and Estonia...