Jeremy Stork

  • This article has the following quote from Rev. Hendrik Grape from the World Council of Churches at an international divestment conference: "...if it is wrong to wreck the climate, it is wrong to...

  • If interested, here's another church calling for divestment.

    http://fprespa.org/cpt_news/council-approves-overture-to-general-assembly-2014-on-fossil-fuel-divestment/

    http://www....

  • More churches calling for divestment from fossil fuel

    http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/06/29/more-churches-calling-for-divestment-from-fossil-fuel/eTPVtIhiibeS54e3fa5FRI/story.html

  • John -- I thought there was still a significant portion that is still going to be surface mined? (1/3?  Maybe I'm wrong.)  In my opinion it's more than a little drastic even if it is going to be...

  • A prominent evangelical supports divestment from fossil fuels:

    Fossil fuels are a faith issue -- by Richard Cizik

    http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/on-faith/wp/2013/06/28/fossil-...

  • Hi John -- I agree that getting oil from Canada is a far better choice than the Middle East but I don't think we should be industrially strip mining the Alberta landscape to get the oil to supply...

  • John -- There are opportunities, a big one one being reducing the billions of dollars we as North Americans send to the volatile Middle East by importing so much oil....

    (Here's a fun...

  • Is profiting from pollution ethical?

     

    Local church pushes fossil fuels divestment

    Prodded by environmentally conscious church members in Southwest Portland, the Oregon Synod...