Eco Church

“The earth is the Lord’s and all that is in it.”

Psalm 42, 1-2

At Beverley Minster we are committed to taking seriously our responsibility for planet earth.

Beverley Minster has formed an Eco Church working group as part of the Beverley Minster Vision Strategy. We are working towards being a community which is environmentally responsible and plan to be carbon neutral by 2030.

To help us achieve this we are being  guided on our journey by ‘Eco Church’ – an  A Rocha UK project more >

The Church completes a unique Eco Survey about how we are caring for God’s earth in different areas of our life and work. The answers provided collect points towards an Eco Church Award. The more we do the more points we get! We are aiming for the bronze award by the end of 2022.

The survey takes us through five key areas of church life:

PROGRESS REPORT 

We began in September 2019 by inviting our community to complete a short survey (online and on paper).  The results were published here >

As a result we established people to be champions for the 5 key areas to identify areas where we are being successful and those where we have more to do.

Our champions will provides updates and suggestions.

We’ll report progress to you month by month through our eNewsletter.

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