We act according to these imperatives

“Earth’s climate is now changing faster than at any point in the history of modern civilization as a result of human activities.”  –2018 National Climate Assessment report

“The work of saving this creation, on one level, it is saving our own lives, and on another level, it is saving the world that God has made and God has created, and we dare not deface what God has made.”  –Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, 79th General Convention of the Episcopal Church

 

“For I was hungry and you gave me food,

“I was thirsty and you gave me drink,

“I was a stranger and you gave me drink,

“I was a stranger and you welcomed me,

“I was naked and you clothed me.

–Matthew 25:35”

  • Of 66 million global refugees, 40 million are climate refugees
  • For every 1 degree increase in global average temperature, a 10% reduction in world’s grain crops
  • Climate-related disasters push 26 million into poverty every year (World Bank)

 

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