Christians of XR respond to Church of England’s 2030 net zero target

On the 12th February the Church of England synod voted to set its net zero emissions target at 2030. The date was proposed by Canon Professor Martin Gainsborough (Bristol), in an amendment that brought the target forward fifteen years earlier than the initially recommended date of 2045. The Christians of Extinction Rebellion, known as Christian … Continue reading Christians of XR respond to Church of England’s 2030 net zero target

Christians to hold memorial service outside Church of England Synod

Next week, Church of England clergy will be gathering at Church House in London for General Synod. On Wednesday 12th, members will be debating whether the Church of England should bring forward its zero-carbon emissions target to 2045. Members of Christian Climate Action, the Christians of Extinction Rebellion, are holding a memorial service outside of … Continue reading Christians to hold memorial service outside Church of England Synod

General Synod attendees – you are invited to the memorial service of the children who have fallen victim to this climate emergency

Christian Climate Action invites all General Synod members to stand alongside us at a vigil outside Church House, at 8:30 am on Wednesday 12th February. This vigil will be a memorial service for all the children who have already been killed by the climate emergency. Fossil-fuelled destruction of creation by the most powerful is stealing … Continue reading General Synod attendees – you are invited to the memorial service of the children who have fallen victim to this climate emergency

Reverend Sue Parfitt found guilty for failure to comply with Section 14

Reverend Sue Parfitt, 77, found guilty for failure to comply with Section 14 (Oxford Circus, Maundy Thursday, April 2019) - pictured outside City of London Magistrates Court earlier today. She says: “I am not a lawyer and I am not a climate scientist but I am also not a criminal. I lay on the highway … Continue reading Reverend Sue Parfitt found guilty for failure to comply with Section 14

Don’t let the thing that stops our climate uprising be us

By Christian Climate Action's Holly-Anna Petersen I have been working in the field of psychology now for a number of years. The primary reason why I decided to make the transition into the field was because I was frustrated with watching social justice movements rise-up, only to see them cave in on themselves. It seemed … Continue reading Don’t let the thing that stops our climate uprising be us