Vigils for the Earth
In the first 100 hours of the new administration faith communities across the nation will gather for prayer, education, and action. To learn more about how you can participate Click Here
IPL President and Founder, The Rev. Canon Sally Bingham will be speaking at the following events in 2017:
No events currently scheduled
Rev. Bingham’s Past Events:
8/19/16 The Commonwealth Club Middle East Forum, 555 Post Street, San Francisco, CA, 12:00 p.m. The Rev. Bingham will be part of a panel. The three Abrahamic faiths will discuss each of their faith’s views about protecting the Earth, caring for the environment and being proactive in combating climate change, which many believe is Earth’s biggest problem. Rev. Bingham will also describe the work of the Regeneration Project, which promotes renewable energy and conservation as part of Interfaith Power and Light, an interfaith climate change initiative. Purchase tickets here.
7/10-14/16 ASES National Solar Conference, Intercontinental Hotel, San Francisco, CA
3/8/16 Arizona Interfaith Power & Light Fundraiser, Keynote Speaker
3/11/16 California Institute of Integral Studies, Religion and Ecology Summit, Namaste Hall, 1453 Mission St. San Francisco, CA, 9:00am-5:30pm. The Rev. Bingham will be part of a religion and environmental justice panel. If you would like to attend please RSVP here.
4/1/16 Rothko Chapel, Houston, TX
4/8-9/16 Dartmouth College
4/13/16 EPA Partner of the Year Dinner, Washington DC
5/2-4/16 Interfaith Power & Light Annual Conference, Washington DC (invitation only)
1/7/16 Rev. Bingham spoke at Contra Costa Chamber of Commerce
1/8/16 Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco, 3pm, California Interfaith Power & Light’s Post-COP21 NorCal Interfaith Gathering (invitation only)
1/17/16 Rev. Bingham will be preaching at Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, CA at 8:30 am
1/28/16 Rev. Bingham will be speaking at The California Academy of Sciences’ first Women in Science Summit on Thursday, January 28th, from 8:00am-5:00pm. The event is designed to bring in influential science leaders to talk about their careers, share stories, and inspire early-career scientists. The summit is sold out but will be live streamed here
The Rev. Bingham will be participating and presenting at the COP21 Climate Conference in Paris in December 2015. Please visit our Paris Pledge website to learn more.
11/7/2015 First Congregational Church (at Lomas and Girard), Albuquerque, NM 2:00 p.m. – 5:oo p.m. In light of the Papal document Laudato Si and the upcoming international climate meeting in Paris, Rev. Bingham will explore why Living on our Common Home is an inspiring spiritual and justice journey for people of all faith traditions. Sponsored by New Mexico Interfaith Power & Light
10/6/2015 First Congregational Church, 6 Kirby Rd., Washington, CT, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. An evening of conversation with the Rev. Bingham about amplifying Pope Francis’ Encyclical on Caring for our Common Home.
9/24/2015 Rally for Moral Action on Climate Justice The National Mall – Between 3rd & 7th Streets, NW,
Washington, DC The rally will kick off at 7:30 a.m. and last until 12:30 p.m., and will feature religious leaders as well as some famous musicians. The Rev. Bingham will be speaking (time not yet confirmed)
9/10/2015 Climate One at The Commonwealth Club, 555 Post Street, San Francisco at 6:30 p.m. Rev. Bingham will be part of the panel –Pope Francis: Climate Changer? A conversation about the popular pope and creation care in the run up to the UN climate negotiations later this year. The event will be recorded and broadcast on NPR.
6/7/2015 St. Steven’s Episcopal Church, Belvedere, CA, The Rev. Bingham will be preaching at the 8:00 am and the 10:00 am Sunday services.
4/19/2015 St. Columba’s Episcopal Church, Washington DC, The Rev. Bingham will be preaching at the 9:00 am and the 11:30 am Sunday services. She will also be presenting a forum talk on “A Religious Call for Climate Protection”
4/18/2015 Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day, Washington Monument Grounds, Washington DC, 11 am. – 7pm. The Rev. Bingham will join global policymakers, finance ministers, environment and development NGOs, industry executives and high-profile artists on the national mall to mark the 45th anniversary of Earth Day. This is a free event.
3/25/2015 Wait Chapel, Wake Forest University in Winston Salem, NC at 7:00 pm. If you haven’t thought of climate change as a matter of faith, Rev. Bingham hopes to inspire you to do so. Come hear one of the country’s leading religious voices on climate issues, and learn of the hopeful work the church is called to undertake on behalf of God’s creation.
3/24/2015 North Carolina Interfaith Power & Light’s Inaugural “Spring into Action Celebration“ 6:00-8:000 pm, A reception and remarks by Rev. Sally Bingham at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, 11 West Jones Street, Raleigh, NC.
3/20/2015 VIP Luncheon and Faithful Conversations on Climate Change, 12:00 pm, Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, Hospitality Suite 3180 Peachtree Road Atlanta, GA.
3/19/2015 Georgia Interfatih Power & Light Annual GIPPY Awards , 7:00 pm (Young Israel Toco Hills Synagogue in Atlanta). The Rev. Bingham will deliver the keynote address.
3/14/2015 United Religious Initiative (URI) Circles of Light Annual Gala at the Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco CA. To purchase a ticket visit the event website here.
3/8/2015 Southern California Parliament of the World’s Religions conference at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles. The Rev. Bingham will be a speaking as part of a panel. The theme of the conference is “Seeds of Peace: Honoring Water, Source Life”
2/15/2015 Grace Cathedral in San Francisco at 8:30 am, The Rev. Bingham will be preaching as part of the National Preach-in on Global Warming