British bishops call for a green Lent
God is getting into the green game.
Or at least his earthly representatives are.
The bishop of London, Right Rev. James Jones, is planning to install a solar hot water system and will be turning off his computers, phones and TVs when not in use during Lent (and hopefully afterwards).
Last year Tearfund signed up 2,000 people to cut their CO2 footprint which saved, according to their estimates, 9,000 tons of emissions.
MNN's own Jim Motavalli wrote an exhaustive take on the nexus between faith and environmentalist at E Magazine, swing over and give it a read.
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