SACRED ACTION BLOG

Updates from the Multifaith Climate Movement

Faith-Led Climate Action During Earth Month 2022

During April, faith and spiritual communities across Minnesota acted for the earth. We’re excited to celebrate some of these actions here! If you’d like yours added, please email a short…

Sharing Calls for Climate Action with State Senators

This spring, MNIPL volunteers and staff coordinated meetings with 10 Minnesota State Senators. Constituents of faith and conscience shared why they care about climate change and the urgency of passing…

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Celebrating our 2021 Climate Justice Congregations

We’re excited to honor 22 certified Climate Justice Congregations this spring! From Duluth to Rochester, these communities across Minnesota are demonstrating their commitment to living out their faith and values…

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MNIPL is in the Classroom

Did you know that MNIPL is in the classroom helping students at the University of Minnesota build the climate justice movement? Julia Nerbonne, Analyah Schlaeger Dos Santos, Whitney Terrill, and…

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UN Climate Conference in Glasgow

As I write this, I am still in Scotland trying to learn to drive on the “wrong: side of a highland mountain road and working to process the incredible experience…

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People vs Fossil Fuels: MNIPL in DC

During the week of October 11, 2021, hundreds of Indigenous and Native people, environmental and climate activists, and more than 150 people of faith converged in Washington DC for People…

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Solar Illuminates Congregation’s Values

The pathway to climate action can be like ascending a mountain. Take for instance a solar array. The shiny, electricity-producing array gleams like a snow-capped peak on the horizon. But hiking the…

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Sen. John Marty: It is time to Stop Line 3

These remarks from Minnesota State Senator John Marty (District 66) were made at the Treaty Not Tar Sands rally held at the State Capitol on August 25, 2021. I’m Senator…

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People of Faith Join Thousands at Capitol to #StopLine3

Last week, hundreds of people of faith and spirituality joined more than 2,000 water protectors at the Minnesota State Capitol for Treaties not Tar Sands: Capitol Action to Stop Line…

Winona LaDuke of Honor the Earth prays by the water as part of the multifaith delegation to the Stop Line 3 Treaty People Gathering. June 5, 2021.

every molecule in me, and in you, and in us, carries the memory of right relationship…

Remarks delivered as part of the Jewish Voices for Peace political education gathering to stop the Enbridge Line 3 Pipeline.