Posts tagged 'URC'

United Reformed Church votes to divest from fossil fuels

Posted in: News
Date posted: 15 May 2019

The United Reformed Church (URC) has unanimously approved a proposal to sell its investments in fossil fuel companies by the time of its General Assembly next year, encouraging other URC Synods and churches to follow their lead.

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Brighthelm URC becomes the first UK church congregation to disinvest from fossil fuels

Posted in: News
Date posted: 22 May 2014

Brighthelm church members

Press release, 22 May 2014: Inspired by Operation Noah’s Bright Now campaign, Brighthelm URC Church in Brighton is pulling out of investing in fossil fuels. Operation Noah congratulates Brighthelm on being the first individual UK church to make the decision to disinvest since the launch of the campaign.

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