An Ecumenical Festival to Embolden the Renewal of Creation
Saturday, April 27, 2013, 10am – 4pm
10:00 am Old South Church, UCC
11:30 am Lunch (bring your own), info fair, press conference
1:15 pm Trinity Church, Episcopal
3:00 pm Climate Justice Rally Copley Square, Boston
This event will be led by national and international religious and environmental leaders. Preachers so far include:
The Most Rev. Dr. Katherine Jefferts Schori, Presiding
Bishop of the Episcopal Church
The Rev. Geoffrey Black, General Minister and President of the
United Church of Christ
Desmond Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus South Africa and
Bill McKibben, author will send video messages.
Come together for an inspirational day of preaching, worship, prayers and music as we celebrate the splendor of Creation, mourn the desecration, and advocate for restoration and renewal. We will call upon the Holy Spirit as we rise up to stabilize the climate and to create a better future. Churches will have the opportunity to participate in an informational fair about their environmental ministries.
A project of the New England Regional Environmental Ministries, a cooperative effort of the Episcopal Church and the United Church of Christ.