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Webinar in the Faith and Climate Series

June 18, 2019 - 10:15 AM

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A multi-faith perspective on how the religious community is responding to the climate crisis. Register

The second webinar in the Faith and Climate Webinar Series, hosted by the Parliament of the World’s Religions  and sponsored by the Hanley Foundation, will be a discussion with Fr. Joshtrom Isaac Kureethadam, author of The Ten Green Commandments of Laudato Si’,

Pope Frances’s second encyclical, “On Care for Our Common Home,” which asks “every person living on this planet” to begin a dialogue about the future of our world. The webinar is hosted by the Parliament of the World’s Religions.

Panelists

  • Rev. Dr. Joshtrom Isaac Kureethadam is Coordinator of the Sector of “Ecology and Creation” at the Vatican Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development.
  • Professor Mikva, Rabbi Herman E. Schaalman Chair & Associate Professor of Jewish Studies, and Senior Faculty Fellow of the InterReligious Institute, served as a congregational rabbi for thirteen years before returning to academia.
  • Saffet Abid Catovic is a United States Muslim Environmental Leader of Bosnian-Anglo descent. He is one of the first GreenFaith Muslim Fellows and is Co-founder and Chair of the Green Muslims of New Jersey (GMNJ).

When the Mundane Becomes Divine: the Faith and Climate Webinar Series,  by the Security and Sustainability Forum  in partnership with the Parliament of the World’s Religion (PWR). Sponsored by The Hanley Foundation.

This series brings together faith leaders and climate activists from all sectors and faiths to address our urgent and collective responsibility to act on behalf of all humanity, future generations, and the natural world to change the catastrophic impact we are having on the planet.


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