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The Episcopal Ecological Network (EpEN)

Caring for God's Creation: Called to be Stewards
part of The Episcopal Church, USA

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If you would like to find out more about the Episcopal Ecological Network, please click on the links below.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Contact information:

Episcopal Ecological Network
c/o C. Morello
1375 Residence Drive

Newark, OH 43055 USA
e-mail the EpEN Chair
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72nd General Convention (1997)
of the
Episcopal Church, USA

The 72nd General Convention of the Episcopal Church, USA met in Philadelphia, PA in July 1997.

One of the highlights was a "Canoeing for Creation" event on the Schuylkill River.

Resolutions of Interest:

The following environmental/ecological resolutions were passed or discussed at the 72nd General Convention:

For more information on eco-justice Resolutions within the various diocese of the Episcopal Church or from other judicatories, click here.

Executive Council Resolutions
between 72nd and 73rd General Conventions:

  • Executive Council Resolution from November, 1997, on Instructions for a Shareholder Resolution pertaining to Kellwood Company (see note below)
  • Executive Council Resolution from November, 1997, on Instructions for a Shareholder Resolution pertaining to International House of Pancakes (see note below)
  • Executive Council Resolution from November, 1998, on US Urged to Pay Back Dues to the UN (see note below)
  • Executive Council Resolution from October-November, 1999, on Puerto Rico: Island of Vieques (see note below)
  • Executive Council resolution from June, 1999, on Environmental Cleanup in Panama (see note below)
  • Executive Council Resolution from January, 2000, on Instructions for a Shareholder Resolution concerning Social Responsibility in Investments (see note below)

NOTE: Some of the above links may not function. In 2006, 2009, and 2012, the Episcopal Church, USA, restructured its website and changed many links. These links will be updated as time permits and texts can be found. If you have an electronic copy of any of the above resolutions, please send them to news[@eenonline.org] (delete the square brackets before sending.
Thank you for your patience and understanding.

The EpEN is a national network of active lay and clergy persons within the Episcopal Church, USA, who share a common concern for the environment and a common belief in the presence of God in all Creation and who work to make these concerns and beliefs known throughout all Provinces and Dioceses within the church. Members come from around the Episcopal Church USA. The activities of the EpEN are focused on the areas of Reflection, Education, and Action. 

If you would like to contact any of these groups or to find out more about the EpEN, please click on the links on the left

 

last update:  2012-05-04

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