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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 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.

​An Open Letter to Governor Larry Hogan, Jr.
From the Ecumenical Leaders Group of Maryland
Opposing the Refugee Travel Ban

Dear Governor Hogan,
The Ecumenical Leaders Group (ELG) is made up of the Bishops and senior leaders of many of Maryland's largest Christian denominations. We are writing to ask that you work to keep Maryland a hospitable place for immigrants and speak out against the President's travel ban. Click to read more of the complete letter