Public News Service: Using Faith to Guide Climate Change Solutions for Farmers

Jun 15, 2016 | In the News, IPL News Highlights, State Press Clips, What's New

June 15, 2016

DYERSVILLE, Iowa — Climate change and the conversation about solutions to it are being taken up by people of faith in Iowa, especially farmers, who are hit particularly hard by floods, droughts and other climate events.

“All major faith traditions have something to say about caring for the Earth, and all major faith traditions have something to say about caring for those who are most vulnerable in our world,” said the Rev. Susan Hendershot Guy, who is ordained within the Disciples of Christ Church and also is executive director of Iowa Interfaith Power and Light, a group that brings together people of all religious backgrounds. “Climate change is an issue that’s impacting the Earth and the most vulnerable in our world.” Read more

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