Central Maryland Ecumenical Council
A Christian Voice for Peace, Justice, Sustainability, and Equality
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The Central Maryland Ecumenical Council is a community of Christian organizations in the Greater Baltimore Region. Our mission is to advocate for environmental, racial, social, and economic justice using nonviolent organizing principles in building the Beloved Community
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The Voyager is Central Maryland Ecumenical Council's monthly e-newsletter
The Rev. Jack Sharp Awards Dinner
At The Rev. Jack Sharp Awards Dinner, we awarded Destiny Watford the Rev. Jack Sharp Transformative Leadership Award. We awarded Rev. Dr. John Deckenback posthumously the Ecumenical Leaders Group Lifetime Leadership Award.
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A Call to Climate Action
Statement on Fracking
by the Leaders of Maryland’s Christian Communities
On February 1, the Ecumenical Leaders Group of Maryland release a statement supporting a statewide ban on Fracking in Maryland. We are concern with the spiritual and physical health of people, land and waters. We want to move quickly to a clean energy future and supported the override of the Governor's veto of the Clean Energy Jobs Act.
Ecumenical Leaders Group Response to the Heinous Acts of Hatred and Racial Bigotry Seen Recently and to President Trump's Statements Concerning Those Acts
As Faith Leaders in Maryland, we join our voices with many others around our state and throughout the country in condemning the acts of hatred and violence seen in Charlottesville, VA this weekend. These heinous acts, perpetrated by white nationalists and other racist groups, are the face and language of modern day hatred and bigotry. These acts do and should continue to shock us and the escalating violence against the foundations of our pluralistic democracy should alarm all people of good will. Click to read more of the complete letter