Anglican environmental group expresses sorrow at Trump decision on Paris deal

[Anglican Communion News Service] The Anglican Communion Environmental Network has added its voice to those condemning President Donald Trump for deciding to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement.

“We know that our brothers and sisters on every continent are already experiencing the damaging and sometimes catastrophic effects of climate change,” the network said. “We call on fellow Christians and all people of faith in the USA to hear the voices of their brothers and sisters who are already impacted by climate change. Our faith calls us to feed the hungry. Today, this means halting those actions which are causing hunger and starvation.”

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  1. A powerful statement regarding this key issue of our time, and a witness to ecumenical solidarity in social justice issues. Thank you! Fr. Robert Hale, O.S.B. Cam.

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