Church of England clergy join call to cut the ties with fossil fuels

Five Church of England priests were amongst 15 people from CCA who protested outside BAE Systems headquarters in London and Church House in London over both organisations’ links to the fossil fuel industry. They are calling on both organisations to “cut the ties” with fossil fuels. Rev Jonathan Herbert, Rev Helen Burnett, Rev Hilary Bond … Continue reading Church of England clergy join call to cut the ties with fossil fuels

Bishops at Lambeth Conference join protestors calling for climate action from the Anglican church

Bishops at Lambeth Conference, joined Christian Climate Action protestors outside the conference to urge the Anglican Church to take a stand against the climate crisis. Today was designated as environment day at Lambeth Conference and bishops from across the globe met at Lambeth Palace to carry out a symbolic act to mark a collective commitment to act on climate change. However, … Continue reading Bishops at Lambeth Conference join protestors calling for climate action from the Anglican church

Protestors disrupt General Synod with demand Church of England divests from fossil fuels

Seven Christians, including a retired vicar, interrupted proceedings at the Church of England’s General Synod on Friday 8th July, urging the Church to end its financial backing of the fossil fuel industry. They called on all dioceses still investing in fossil fuels, plus the Church Commissioners and the Pensions Board, to commit to divest and … Continue reading Protestors disrupt General Synod with demand Church of England divests from fossil fuels

PRESS RELEASE: Christians protest climate threat to children’s future in front of St Paul’s Cathedral

Saturday 13th November 2021 For immediate release Photos available here / Interviews available Contact: 07954 377569 /christianclimateaction@gmail.com Four Christians were arrested today after blocking a road across the Lord Mayor’s Show and   pouring fake oil over themselves in front of St Paul’s Cathedral. They were protesting the Church of England and the City of London … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Christians protest climate threat to children’s future in front of St Paul’s Cathedral

PRESS RELEASE: Christian climate activists at Lambeth Palace demand CofE divests from fossil fuels

Sunday 17th October 2021 For immediate release Photos available here / Interviews available / Livestream recording Contact: 07954 377569 / christianclimateaction@gmail.com Five Christians dressed as penitents whilst a member of the clergy poured fake oil over them outside Lambeth Palace today in protest at the Church of England’s continued investments in fossil fuel industries. Three … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Christian climate activists at Lambeth Palace demand CofE divests from fossil fuels