I was fortunate to spend some time with rebels at Marble Arch and Parliament Square last week. This is a movement with a difference, and we have much to learn. You may have noticed that the only arrests were of people who had chosen to stand or sit somewhere which was inconvenient – in the … Continue reading What do we as Christians have to learn from Extinction Rebellion?
Three members of Christian Climate Action, Jim Green, Nicholas Cooper and Phil Kingston, took part in ‘The Blood of our Children’ Extinction Rebellion Protest in London on 9th March 2019. Phil, from Holy Family Church in Patchway, S. Glos said that ‘hearing the passionate, knowledgeable and plain-spoken statements of about fifteen young people aged between 10 … Continue reading Blood of Our Children Protest
Both these trials have been discontinued! Christian Climate Action members Ruth and Margriet are on trial having been arrested several times during the Extinction Rebellion last year. Come and support them. We'll be praying and worshipping outside court and supporting them by being in court. Bring a banner! Hendon Magistrates Court Ruth's trial - … Continue reading Ruth and Margriet’s XR Trials
Five Christians have been arrested today in London during a protest designed to make the government take more urgent action on climate change. Ruth Jarman, 55; Richard Barnard, 45; Phil Kingston, 82; Margareet Boss; and one other person, all members of Christian Climate Action, were arrested for criminal damage after they allegedly used spray paint … Continue reading Five Christians Arrested at Downing Street During Climate Change Rebellion
While thousands gathered across London bridges yesterday (Saturday 17th November) for a mass day of action urging the government to act on climate change, Ruth Jarman, 55 was at Westminster Magistrates Court, as the first individual to attend court as part of the Extinction Rebellion protest. Ruth, from Hampshire, was arrested on Thursday evening as … Continue reading Amid mass arrests, Christian is first individual to face court for Climate Rebellion
Three Christians were amongst 22 people arrested yesterday during a direct action in central London designed to make the government take urgent action to tackle climate change. Ruth Jarman, 55, Reggie Norton, 85, and Fr Martin Newell, 51, all members of Christian Climate Action (CCA) were some of dozens of people who … Continue reading Christians Arrested During Climate Rebellion
PLEASE NOTE: THIS RELEASE WAS AMENDED SLIGHTLY ON 1st NOVEMBER at 9:10AM TO REFLECT NEWLY CONFIRMED NUMBERS OF ATTENDEES AND THOSE ARRESTED. Wednesday 31st October 2018, 3:45pm Contact Caroline Harmon: 07954 377569 For Immediate Release Photos Available A member of Christian Climate Action has been arrested this afternoon at a climate change protest in … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Christian Arrested At Climate Change Protest