Action on the Environment

St Gabriel’s Environmental Actions

The St Gabriel’s Eco-environmental Action list below shows the commitment that we make to the task of saving the planet through prayer and the care of the church environment.

St Gabriels Eco-environmental actions

Creationtide Candle This candle, a fragment of the old paschal candle remains lit in this season of creationtide as a lament for the state of the planet but also as a small sign of hope for transformation and renewal of our covenant with the earth.

Other useful documents

Climate change letter from the Chelmsford Diocese

This letter from Bishop Stephen to the diocese suggests responses Christians can make to climate change and describes some events happening soon.

Climate Change letter from Chelmsford Diocese

Environmental Actions – The sheet below suggests actions that individuals can take

Environmental actions

The leaflet below is from Cleaner Greener Wanstead. (It is intended to be folded up as a A5 leaflet.)

Cleaner Greener Wanstead

We hold the Earth (prayer first used in climate action week)

A call for action on the climate by the Church of England

Climate Change letter from Chelmsford Diocese