As much as Boris Johnson tries to dismiss Extinction Rebellion protestors and uncooperative crusties. it is becoming ever clear that standing up for the future of people and planet is the right thing to do. This September Rebellion, we were joined on the ground by a whole host of clergy, who each shared why they … Continue reading Bishops & Clergy explain why they are involved in the rebellion – Why aren’t you?
The below post is by Rebekah - a new member of CCA, who recounts how she found taking part in the September Rebellion. It was her first time getting involved with a non-violent direct action group. This was my first public outing as an activist and nothing could have prepared me for the experience. On … Continue reading My first time on the streets with CCA
We've had lots of new sign ups to our newsletter recently so we're creating an opportunity for you all to meet with some existing CCA members and find out more about us. Monday 5th October, 7pm-8pm Online This will be an informal chance to find out: Who we areWhat we doWhat we do itHow you … Continue reading New to Christian Climate Action?
The September Rebellion was such a privilege to be a part of. It was inspiring seeing people putting aside time from their busy schedules to prioritise our future - to prioritise life as we know it. The September Rebellion may have now come to a close but there is still lots to do. So what … Continue reading What now?
On 4th September, the News Corps Printworks in Broxbourne and Knowsley in Liverpool were blocked by around 80 people from Extinction Rebellion. These Printworks are home to The Sun, The Times, Sun on Sunday, Sunday Times, as well as The Daily Mail and The London Evening Standard. People blocked the routes throughout the night, using … Continue reading Stop the Press: words from Quaker arrested
Former Archbishop Dr Rowan Williams holds a banner with other members of clergy reading 'CREATION CRIES OUT' on the first day of the September Rebellion Wednesday 2nd September For immediate release Contact Caroline Harmon: 07954 377569 Yesterday (1st September) was the first day of the Extinction Rebellion September Uprising. Former Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams joined … Continue reading Rowan Williams and bishops join Extinction Rebellion as Christians arrested
'We believe that being faithful means taking a stand on the biggest issue of our time. If you agree, please get involved.’ – Fr Martin Newell, a Catholic priest and member of CCA. Pictured above shortly before he was arrested during the September 2020 Rebellion. Make a donation to CCA here. There are lots of … Continue reading Donate to CCA
If you are attending our Rebellion Eucharist at 8pm on 1st September, please bring your own service sheet. Either download it to your phone or print it yourself. Due to Covid-19 we will not be providing printed sheets.
The 1st of September marks the start of Extinction Rebellion’s September Uprising, in which high level disruption will take place in three locations across the UK - London, Manchester and Cardiff. In the run up to the protest, five individuals were pre-emptively arrested in their homes, charged with conspiracy to cause criminal damage. One of … Continue reading Vicar arrested as Extinction Rebellion protests begin
If you are attending the Ecumenical Service we're holding at 1pm on 1st September, please download this order of service and bring it with you on your phone or print your own copy. We will not be handing out copies due to Covid-19.