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(RNS) Although often reluctant to get on board, African-American churches are being encouraged to be more involved in environmental issues from conservation to advocacy.


  1. I see that this is from last year. But I saw it on Facebook, and am sharing it. It’s a little late, but should “divesting” be “investing” in this sentence? (Rhetorical question. I just stopped by to read the post.)

    “As churches were once urged to stop divesting in businesses supporting apartheid in South Africa, he encourages congregations to divest from oil, gas and coal industries and invest in clean energy instead.”