INTERFAITH NEWS

INTERFAITH CREATION CARE OF THE TRIANGLE – September 20

On September 20, 2019, many youth and adults will leave their classrooms and workplaces to attend rallies all over the world. September 20th’s rally is meant to bring attention to both the Climate Summit on September 21, 2019, and the U.N. Climate Action Summit on September 23, 2019, in New York City. Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist who began the global climate strike movement will be arriving via sailboat to New York that week.

We are very excited to announce ICCT’s involvement and support of the Climate Strike taking place in Raleigh, N.C. on Friday, September 20, 2019 (12:30 – 2:30 p.m.) at the Halifax Mall, 300 North Salisbury Street, Raleigh NC 27603.

ELCA Drafts Inter-Religious Relations Policy Statement

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America’s Inter-Religious Task Force is preparing a policy statement to be considered by the 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly. Every member in the ELCA is invited to join in conversation and discernment about our inter-religious calling and commitments and to send feedback on the statement.  The statement can be viewed at: Draft Policy Statement

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