Updates from the Interfaith Climate Movement

Water Protectors arrested; MNIPL staff in group

December 7, 2020

This morning a group of water protectors were arrested, unexpectedly and without warning, as they entered the Wigwam on the banks of the Mississippi River to pray. The group included…

2020 Election Accomplishments

November 15, 2020

MNIPL is incredibly proud of the shared effort we all took to mobilize climate voters across our state. Voter turnout in Minnesota came in at some of the highest levels in the country. The collective call we made for climate justice and environmental racial justice issues is propelling us forward into the challenges and joys of our work to come.

Low Income Solar Program Expanded

November 9, 2020

On November 5, 2020, MNIPL testified directly in front of the Public Utilities Commission (PUC), advocating for changes to Minnesota Power’s proposed solar rebate program (SolarSense) and an accompanying Low…

Make Sure Your Vote Counts

October 28, 2020

Minnesota has a strong and effective statewide electoral system with a long tradition of excellent voter turnout. Because we need our care for the planet known at the polls, we…

Now Available: A Multifaith Reflection Guide for the 2020 Election Debates

September 27, 2020

We know that the upcoming Presidential election will shape the substance of this country for years to come. To support our collective ethical leadership in the midst of political polarization,…

Round Two! Duluth Covid Community Support

September 10, 2020

We are all aware of the devastating effects of COVID-19, not only on people’s health but also on their well-being. As the pandemic began, members of MNIPL generously donated to…

MEDIA RELEASE: Minnesota religious, spiritual leaders call on top state officials to oppose Line 3 police violence

August 18, 2020

TWIN CITIES – August 17, 2020 – In a strongly worded letter to ranking state officials, more than 400 religious and spiritual leaders from around Minnesota are calling on government…

Thank you: COVID Community Action Duluth!

August 4, 2020

Our Duluth team sends out a huge thank you to all who supported our three-month COVID-19 support drive. Local donors contributed $4,000 to serve more than 400 people and assist…

Voter Reflection Guide by Interfaith Power & Light

July 20, 2020

As people of faith and spiritual practice, we believe the 2020 election is a referendum on the values that will shape our future. How can we unite to heal our…

Add your name: Spiritual leaders opposing police brutality

July 20, 2020

In partnership with RISE Coalition, we are circulating a sign-on letter for religious and spiritual leaders to preempt police violence against Indigenous water protectors. All of us have the right…

Duluth volunteers provide Covid-19 community support

July 6, 2020

On July 2nd, the Duluth volunteer team completed a 2-month COVID Community Support plan by providing dinner to 30 guests of Loaves & Fishes, which offers hospitality to individuals and families…

Youth present efficiency efforts at Shiloh Temple and Masjid An-Nur

July 6, 2020

As we continue to grow and build community, we are constantly opening our eyes and hearts to meet new people and build lifelong relationships. Although COVID has thrown a wrench…