CUSJ recommends adding fossil fuels to ethical investment screens

CUSJ Recommends Adding Fossil Fuels To Ethical Investment Screens You or your congregation can choose to divest from fossil fuels and let the corporations, the media and the government know you have done so.  See CUSJ’s letter to congregational presidents.  Take action by sharing our letter on your social action table, making it your action of … Read more

ClimateFast 2013

CUSJ has renewed its involvement with Climatefast for 2013. Take the pledge and fast between September 21st and October 2nd 2013 on Parliament Hill or wherever they are.  We fast to focus our energy and the energy of others toward a healthier planet and a healthier relationship with our only home.  Take 12 days to practice … Read more

Tar Sands Updates

Westcoast Chapter of CUSJ presents a brief to the National Energy Board making a business case against the Enbridge Pipeline Proposal. Globe and Mail Article on Eagle Spirit Energy Holdings.  A Group of First Nations people envision an energy corridor controlled by First Nations to bring oil from the tar sands to the West Coast. … Read more

CUSJ Endorses CCC Interfaith Call for Leadership and Action on Climate Change

Religious leaders from all faiths, through the Canadian Council of Churches (CCC), are encouraging the Canadian Government to take action and exercise leadership in the area of climate change.  The science is solid, telling us that if we do not turn this boat around and reduce our greenhouse gases, there will be dire consequences around … Read more