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STATE COLLEGE: First 100 hours climate vigil

evening prayer candlesThis vigil is connected with a national network of vigils for climate courage and action.

People of all faiths are warmly invited to join us.

Nationally, Interfaith Power & Light is joining with GreenFaith and the Franciscan Action Network, among others, to support first 100 hours vigils for climate courage across the nation during the time of transition as President Obama steps down, and President Trump steps into office. Send friends in other states to interfaithpowerandlight.org to find an event near them or download the interfaith prayer.

Learn more about these vigils, and get the Pennsylvania-customized materials. 

Speaking Up and Out: How Pope Francis’ encyclical ‘Laudato Si’ has raised the volume on a moral response to climate change

The Green Committee of Foxdale Retirement Village invites you to a talk by Rev. Alison Cornish, Executive Director, Pennsylvania Interfaith Power & Light
Free and open to the public!
Join us in the Auditorium of the Foxdale Village Retirement Community (map below) on Saturday morning, September 19.  Talk begins at 10:00.

Alison headshotThe papal encyclical released earlier this summer offers a unique opportunity to amplify and elevate voices of those responding to climate change.  And not a minute too soon …   In this interactive talk, Rev. Cornish will cover the main points of the encyclical that resonate with people of all faiths.

The Reverend Alison Cornish recently joined PA IPL as Executive Director.  She is a Unitarian Universalist minister, and comes to PA IPL with a background in parish ministry, nonprofit management, multifaith work, advocacy for the marginalized — and a passion and commitment to care about, and for, the Earth, which has shaped her theology and activism over the past two decades.

Flier to download and share: FoxdaleEncyclicalTalk.flier.09.19.2015

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