The EpEN's mission is to educate,
encourage, and facilitate congregations, dioceses, provinces,
and the Episcopal Church, USA, toward local, regional,
national, and international activities for the stewardship of
Each of us is in a different point
our our ecological spiritual journey and the path we travel
may move back and forth across the areas of Reflection, Education,
and Action. The EpEN has put together some tools
to help you in each of these areas.
by opening our
hearts to creation with scripture, prayer, theology
and liturgy. We feel it is necessary to remember
that every element of creation is a gift of God and
a revelation of God with the understanding
that how we relate to our world reflects also on our
relationship with God.
In our pages you will find theological reflections,
liturgies, music, and information to consider in our
relationship with and stewardship of God's creation.
educate ourselves about the issues before us. We feel it is necessary
to gain a deepening knowledge of the theological and
spiritual issues, as well as scientific and practical
In our pages you will find bibliographies and references
materials, notices of meetings of interest, and information
about legislation at General Conventions.
We increase our awareness
of the responsibility to
act in ways that protect, heal,
and honor the integrity of God's creation, leading
to intentional changes in lifestyles that reflect
a reverence for God's Creation. We feel it
is necessary to develop responsible individual and
community activities which protect and heal all
In our pages, we provide information about political
and social action in our communities, the EpEN
Starter Kit, and activities such as Earth Day.
As you visit the website, please
take time to contact the individuals indicated who may help
you in your own personal ecological spiritual journey.
The EpEN also offers tools and information about activities
local, regional, national in which you can become
Please join us in honoring God's presence
on this fragile earth, our island home.