Faith and Environmental Justice: More Than Simply Loving the Earth Streams Live October 5

October 11, 2016

CO-SPONSORS: CHICAGO THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY AND THE PARLIAMENT OF THE WORLD’S RELIGIONS

The Days of Awe on the Jewish calendar, from Rosh haShanah to Yom Kippur, align with special days of Muharram. Hi jra and Ashura, on the Muslim calendar. Embracing this confluence of ritual energy, we work together on personal and social transformation.

LIVESTREAM ON YOUTUBE OCTOBER 5, 2016
7:00 P.M. CST

QUESTIONS? Contact Rabbi D. Rachel Mikva at rmikva@ctschicago.edu

7:00 PM – WEDS., OCTOBER 5

at Chicago Theological Seminary
1407 E 60th Street, Chicago

Rev. Fletcher Harper, Executive Director, GreenFaith, Rabbi Rachel Kahn-Troster, Director of Program T’ruah, and Colin Christopher of Green Muslims, discuss the role of faith in their commitment to sustainability, explore the complex challenges of competing needs, and the intersections of racism, classism and power in environmental (in) justice.

Our moderator for this panel is Anthony Rogers-Wright, Policy & Organizing Director at Environmental Action.


Land Acknowledgment

The Parliament of the World's Religions is headquartered in the City of Chicago, the traditional homelands of the Council of the Three Fires: the Ojibwe, Odawa, and Potawatomi Nations, and other tribes such as the Miami, Ho-Chunk, Menominee, Sac, and Fox. 

PoWR recognizes and respects Indigenous Peoples as traditional stewards of this land. We remain committed to the advancement of dignity and justice for Indigenous Peoples’ and their communities in the region and around the world.


© Parliament of the World’s Religions 

® Parliament of the World's Religions name and logo are trademarks of the Parliament of the World's Religions.