World Council of Churches pulls fossil fuel investments

Jul 11th, 2014 | By | Category: General

Bill McKibben, the founder of climate campaign group 350.org, said in a statement: “The World Council of Churches reminds us that morality demands thinking as much about the future as about ourselves – and that there’s no threat to the future greater than the unchecked burning of fossil fuels. This is a remarkable moment for the 590 million Christians in its member denominations: a huge percentage of humanity says today ‘this far and no further’.”

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